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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9906

Three acres and a cow

First Lines:
I'm only just a labourer

Dilke, Charles, 1789-1864

Political parties
Politics and government - 19th century
Agricultural laborers
Parliamentary reform

Edition - Bod13395

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 24484

Title: Three acres and a cow

First Line: I'm only just a labourer

Subjects:  Dilke, Charles, 1789-1864

Themes:  Agricultural laborersPolitics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary reformPolitical parties

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13709

Title: The harbour lights

First Line: Young Pat had been some years away

Harding B 11(3810)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1324

Johnny Bull's concert hall

First Lines:
There's a concert hall at Westminster thats kept by old John Bull

Bradlaugh, Charles, 1833-1891
Besant, Annie, 1847-1933
Churchill, Randolph, 1849-1895
Dilke, Charles, 1789-1864
Devonshire, Spencer Cavendish, Duke of, 1833-1908
Parnell, Charles Stewart, 1846-1891
Chamberlain, Joseph, 1836-1914
Gladstone, W.E. (William Ewart), 1809-1896
Goschen, George Joachim Goschen, Viscount, 1831-1907
Salisbury, James Cecil, Marquess of, 1861-1947
Bright, John, 1811-1889

Politics and government - 19th century

Edition - Bod14581

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V1324

Title: Johnny Bull's concert hall

First Line: There's a concert hall at Westminster thats kept by old John Bull

Subjects:  Bradlaugh, Charles, 1833-1891Besant, Annie, 1847-1933Churchill, Randolph, 1849-1895Dilke, Charles, 1789-1864Bright, John, 1811-1889Goschen, George Joachim Goschen, Viscount, 1831-1907Salisbury, James Cecil, Marquess of, 1861-1947Devonshire, Spencer Cavendish, Duke of, 1833-1908Chamberlain, Joseph, 1836-1914Gladstone, W.E. (William Ewart), 1809-1896Parnell, Charles Stewart, 1846-1891

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliament

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15293

Title: She's fair, she's young

First Line: I know a young lady, most highly bewitching

Harding B 14(301)

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