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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7611

Titles:
Sir Robert Peel and his new taxes

First Lines:
Oh, is not there a piece of work

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century
Taxation

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4814

Titles:
The Devil the master; or, Rogues in grain

First Lines:
Good people of old England

Themes:
Prices
Economy and trade - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1334

Titles:
John Bull's lament for [his] sovereigns

First Lines:
Oh dear what can the matter be

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century
Taxation

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6532

Titles:
Howls of the farmers

First Lines:
What a dust the poor devils of farmers are making

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11373

Titles:
The corn-factor's dream

First Lines:
A corn factor sly, as the story is told

Subjects:
Ewart, Francis

Themes:
Prices
Economy and trade - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4638

Titles:
Free trade and a large loaf; or, No protection, starvation & death!

First Lines:
Look sharp ye Free Traders, keep your weather eye open

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9180

Titles:
A new song on the dear times

First Lines:
Good people pay attention

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1685

Titles:
The world on credit

First Lines:
Come all you brisk and jovial blades

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century
Unemployment

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3163

Titles:
Save a penny for a rainy day

First Lines:
Now the times are alter'd amongst us many ways

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century
Poverty

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12173

Titles:
The bad bargain; or, The world set up to sale

First Lines:
The devil, as the Scriptures show

Themes:
Money
Economy and trade - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10527

Titles:
Quick my Tory pals, tax away

First Lines:
I am a rummy cove, called Sliding Bob

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century
Taxation

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12857

Titles:
Little Bob & his income tax

First Lines:
Now through Ireland, Scotland & Wales

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:
Economy and trade - 19th century
Taxation

Edition - Bod4929

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.Hazard, S.White, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathLondon

Date  [1795]

Imprint: Sold by S. Hazard, (Printer to the Cheap Repository ...) at Bath; By J. Marshall, Printer to the Cheap Repositories, No. 17, Queen-Street, Cheap-Side, and No. 4, Aldermary Church Yard, by R. White, Piccadilly, London

Notes:  Johnson Ballads fol. 187 is another edition ; Johnson Ballads fol. 188 is another issue.

Series Identifier: Cheap repository


Ballad - Roud Number: V1486

Title: The roguish miller; or Nothing got by cheating. A true ballad

First Line: A miller there was, and he liv'd at his mill

Authors:  More, Hannah, 1745-1833

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th century

2803 b.1(6)

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Edition - Bod198

Imprint Names:  Birt, A.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1842]

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V1334

Title: John Bull's lament for [his] sovereigns

First Line: Oh dear what can the matter be

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryTaxation

Johnson Ballads 98A

Notes:  Torn top right corner


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Edition - Bod6844

Imprint Names:  Croshaw, C.

Imprint Locations:  York

Date  between 1814 and 1850

Imprint: C. Croshaw, Printer, Coppergate, York

Notes:  Slip. Firth b.34(321) is another impression with a different cut


Ballad - Roud Number: V1685

Title: The world on credit

First Line: Come all you brisk and jovial blades

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryUnemployment

Firth b.25(123)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth b.34(322)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6988

Imprint Names:  Sanderson

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  between 1830 and 1910

Imprint: Sanderson, Printer, Edinburgh


Ballad - Roud Number: V3089

Title: Auld Janet's complaint

First Line: Auld Janet sat fidging and clawing

Subjects:  Scotland

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryPrices

Firth b.26(411)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(84)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod2698

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1842]

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V10527

Title: Quick my Tory pals, tax away

First Line: I am a rummy cove, called Sliding Bob

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryTaxation

Harding B 13(301)

Notes:  Harding B 13(301); MS. date: April 1842.


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Harding B 14(320)

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Johnson Ballads 116A

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Edition - Bod2739

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1844 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V12857

Title: Little Bob & his income tax

First Line: Now through Ireland, Scotland & Wales

Tune: Oh dear, how I long to get married

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryTaxation

Harding B 14(304)

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Johnson Ballads 100A

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 100A; Imperfect: torn along upper edge and lower right corner.


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Edition - Bod2744

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V29955

Title: Song of the times. Frightful rises and high prices

First Line: Oh! hear the astounding doleful news

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th century

Harding B 14(326)

Notes:  Harding B 14(326); Imperfect: torn at upper right corner.


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Johnson Ballads 121B

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Edition - Bod3430

Imprint Names:  Marshall, J.Hazard, S.White, R.

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathLondon

Date  [1795]

Imprint: Sold by J. Marshall (Printer to the Cheap Repository ...) No. 17, Queen-Street, Cheapside, and No. 4, Aldermary Church- Yard, and R. White, Piccadilly, London. By S. Hazard, Printer to the Cheap Repository at Bath

Notes:  Harding B 7(1) is another edition.

Series Identifier: Cheap repository


Ballad - Roud Number: V17549

Title: The market woman, a true tale; or Honesty is the best policy

First Line: A farmer's wife to market went

Authors:  More, Hannah, 1745-1833

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th century

2803 b.1(8)

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Edition - Bod3711

Imprint Names:  Jennings, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1790 and 1840

Imprint: Printed and sold by Jennings, Water-lane, Fleet-street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V3163

Title: Save a penny for a rainy day

First Line: Now the times are alter'd amongst us many ways

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryPoverty

Harding B 25(1736)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod12636

Imprint Names:  Harkness, J.

Imprint Locations:  Preston

Date  between 1840 and 1866

Series Identifier: 1159


Ballad - Roud Number: V30172

Title: A new song on the state of old England

First Line: Old England's in a dreadful state

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryPoverty

Harding B 12(244)

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Edition - Bod13368

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, No. 39, Great St. Andrew Street, Seven Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 21259

Title: Times are altered or The grumbling farmers

First Line: Come all you swaggering farmers wherever you may be

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryFarmers

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 592

Title: Lovely Joan

First Line: A story unto you I will relate

Harding B 11(3833)

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Edition - Bod7185

Imprint Names:  Walker, G.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1797 and 1834

Imprint: Walker, Printer, Durham

Series Identifier: 6


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 280

Title: Erin's green shore

First Line: One evening of late as I strayed

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15607

Title: There's a good time coming boys

First Line: There's a good time coming boys

Authors:  Mackay, Charles, 1814-1889

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryPoverty

Firth b.26(456)

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Harding B 11(1085)

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Johnson Ballads 1589

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 1589; Coloured border.


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Johnson d.1773(p. 122v)

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Edition - Bod7271

Imprint Names:  Stewart, B.

Imprint Locations:  Carlisle

Date  [c.1840]

Imprint: Printed by B. Stewart, 139, Botchergate, Carlisle


Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull and the taxes

First Line: Here is some lines about the times

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryTaxation

Firth b.26(399)

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