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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9274

Titles:
The world's wonder! Or The prophetical fish

First Lines:
I'le tell you of a wonder

Themes:
Prophecies
French wars, 1660s-1670s

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8563

Titles:
The undaunted seaman; who resolved to fight for his king and country

First Lines:
My love I come to take my leave

Themes:
French wars, 1660s-1670s
Naval battles, 1670s

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5857

Titles:
King Charles the second's restoration

First Lines:
Ye Tories round the nation
You brave loyal churchmen

Subjects:
Charles II, king of England, 1630-1685

Themes:
Civil war, 1642-1649
Restoration of the monarchy, 1660

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4425

Titles:
Much a-do, about nothing

First Lines:
I'le sing you a sonnet, that ne're was in print

Subjects:
Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658
Cromwell, Richard, 1626-1712

Themes:
Politics and government - 17th century
Commonwealth and protectorate, 1649-1660

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14303

Titles:
The success of the two English travellers newly arrived in London
The success of the two English travellers, newly arrived at London

First Lines:
As we was a ranging upon the salt seas

Subjects:
Charles II, king of England, 1630-1685
James II, king of England, 1633-1701

Themes:
Restoration of the monarchy, 1660
Civil war, 1642-1649
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4234

Titles:
Win at first, lose at last; or, a new game at cards
Win at first, and lose at last: or, A new game at cards

First Lines:
Ye merry hearts that love to play
Yee merry hearts that love to play

Subjects:
Charles II, king of England, 1630-1685
Booth, George, 1622-1684
Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:
Politics and government - 17th century
Restoration of the monarchy, 1660

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1254

Titles:
A turn-coat of the times

First Lines:
As I was walking through Hide-park, as I us'd to do
As I was a walking through, Hide-park, as I us'd to do
As I was walking through Hide-park as I us'd to do

Themes:
Politics and government - 17th century
Commonwealth and protectorate, 1649-1660
Civil war, 1642-1649

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3428

Titles:
The ballad of the cloak: or, The cloaks knavery
The ballad of the cloak, or The cloaks knaverie
The ballad of the cloak: or, The cloak's knavery

First Lines:
Come buy my new ballet

Subjects:
Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658

Themes:
Politics and government - 17th century
Commonwealth and protectorate, 1649-1660
Religious controversy - 17th century
Civil war, 1642-1649

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9619

Titles:
The lamenting lady's last farewel to the world
The lamenting ladies last farewel to the world. Who being in a strange exile bewailes her own misery
The lamenting ladies last farewel to the world
The lamenting lady's farewel to the world

First Lines:
Mournful Melpomony assist my quill
Mournful Melpomeny assist my quill
Mournfull Melpomeny assist my quill
Mournful Melpomene assist my quill

Subjects:
Elizabeth, Princess, da. of Charles I, 1635-1650

Themes:
Politics and government - 17th century
1650
Commonwealth and protectorate, 1649-1660
Death
Civil war, 1642-1649

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