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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9028

Titles:
The clothiers delight: or, The rich mens joy, and the poor mens sorrow

First Lines:
Of all sorts of callings that in England be

Themes:
Economy and trade - 17th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6548

Titles:
The West-country miser: or, An unconscionable farmer's miserable end

First Lines:
Let all loving people be pleas'd to attend

Themes:
Economy and trade - 17th century
Farmers

Edition - Bod4824

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.Clarke, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1674 and 1679

Imprint: Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, I. Wright, and I. Clarke


Ballad - Roud Number: V9028

Title: The clothiers delight: or, The rich mens joy, and the poor mens sorrow

First Line: Of all sorts of callings that in England be

Tune: Jenny come tie my bonny cravat

Authors:  Lanfiere, Thomas

Themes:  Economy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(72)

Notes:  Photograph of the British Library copy


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Edition - Bod4826

Imprint Names:  Blare, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1685]

Imprint: Printed for J. Blare, at the Looking-Glass on London-Bridge


Ballad - Roud Number: V26420

Title: The inn-keeper's complaint; or, The country victuallor's lamentation for the dearness of malt

First Line: Poor innkeepers now, all over the nation

Tune: Let Mary live long

Themes:  TavernsEconomy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(80)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:330


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Edition - Bod4827

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: London: Printed for Phil. Brooksby, at the Sign of the Golden- ball in Pye-corner, near West-smithfield


Ballad - Roud Number: V31907

Title: The new and true touch of the times: or, No jest like a true jest

First Line: The poor of this kingdom such times never knew

Authors:  Joy, Thomas

Themes:  PovertyEconomy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(81)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:332


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Edition - Bod10641

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare, J. Back


Ballad - Roud Number: V4439

Title: The troubles of this world; or, Nothing cheap but poor mens labour

First Line: Let honest tradesmen now attend

Tune: The spinning wheel

Themes:  Economy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(58)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads II:87


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Edition - Bod10644

Imprint Names:  Blare, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1685]

Imprint: London: Printed for J. Blare, at the Looking-glass on London- Bridge


Ballad

Title: A ready cure for uneasie minds, for that their mony will not pass

First Line: Kind countrymen, attention give

Tune: As I sat at my spinning-wheel

Themes:  MoneyEconomy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(51)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads V:135


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Edition - Bod10656

Imprint Names:  Gosson, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1632]

Imprint: Printed for H. Gosson


Ballad - Roud Number: V30080

Title: A wonder beyond mans expectation, in the preservation of eight men in Greenland from one season to another

First Line: To England comes strange tidings

Tune: Jasper Coningham

Subjects:  Greenland

Themes:  NavalEconomy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(96)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads I:74-75.


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Edition - Bod10667

Imprint Names:  Gosson, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1624 and 1640

Imprint: Printed at London for H. Gosson


Ballad

Title: A looking glasse for corne hoorders, by the example of John Russell ... whose horses sunke into the ground the 4 of March 1631

First Line: Of wonders strange that was ever heard, ever heard

Tune: Welladay

Themes:  FarmersEconomy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(75)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads I:148.


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Edition - Bod10668

Imprint Names:  Blare, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1683 and 1706

Imprint: London: Printed for J. Blare, at the Looking-glass on London- bride [sic]


Ballad

Title: The royal regulation: or, The King and Parliaments industrious care in regulating the state of the coin of this kingdom

First Line: You merchants, rich farmers and grasiers

Tune: The evening ramble

Themes:  MoneyEconomy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(107)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads V:104


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Edition - Bod10695

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, in Pye-Corner


Ballad

Title: A warning and good counsel to the weavers

First Line: You gentlemen all come listen a while

Tune: The country farmer. Or, the Devonshire damosels

Themes:  WeaversEconomy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(105)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:356


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Edition - Bod23357

Imprint Names:  Wolrah, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: London: Printed for J. Wolrah, in Holbourn


Ballad - Roud Number: V6548

Title: The West-country miser: or, An unconscionable farmer's miserable end

First Line: Let all loving people be pleas'd to attend

Tune: Love's a sweet passion

References:

ESTC: R227471

Themes:  FarmersEconomy and trade - 17th century

Don. b.13(103)

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Edition - Bod23433

Imprint Names:  Brooksby, P.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1672 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby at the Golden Ball near the Bear Tavern in Pye Corner


Ballad - Roud Number: V9724

Title: The poets dream: or, The great out-cry and lamentable complaint of the land against bayliffs and their dogs

First Line: As I lay slumbering in a dream

Tune: Sawny

References:

ESTC: R227331

Themes:  DebtEconomy and trade - 17th century

Don. b.13(72)

Notes:  Torn at lower edge


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9724

Titles:
The poet's dream
The poets dream: or, The great out-cry and lamentable complaint of the land against bayliffs and their dogs
The poet's dream: containing his amazing and frightful vision of pride

First Lines:
As I lay slumbering in a dream
As I of late was in a dream

Themes:
Economy and trade - 17th century
Debt
Pride

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4439

Titles:
The troubles of this world; or, Nothing cheap but poor mens labour

First Lines:
Let honest tradesmen now attend

Themes:
Economy and trade - 17th century
Economy and trade

Edition - Bod10681

Imprint Names:  Barnet, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1697

Imprint: Printed for Charles Barnet, 1697


Ballad - Roud Number: V30497

Title: Conscience by scruples, and money by ounces; or, New fashioned scales for old fashioned money

First Line: There is a cursed project, grown common in the town

Tune: The Scotch haymakers

Themes:  MoneyQuakersEconomy and trade - 17th century

Firth c.23(90)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:307


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Edition - Bod23161

Imprint Names:  Coles, F.Vere, T.Wright, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1663 and 1674

Imprint: London, Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, and J. Wright


Ballad - Roud Number: V30846

Title: The poore mans comfort

First Line: Man. My heart is opprest with sorrow, sweet wife

Tune: Fair angel of England

Themes:  Domestic economyEconomy and trade - 17th century

4o Rawl. 566(39)

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