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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 828

Titles:
The chapter of cheats, or Every man is a rogue

First Lines:
Come all you honest tradesmen and listen unto me

Themes:
Frauds in trade
Tradesmen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4507

Titles:
London adulterations or Rogues in grain ... &c

First Lines:
London tradesmen, 'tis plain, at no roguery stop

Themes:
Frauds in trade
Shopkeepers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7490

Titles:
Frauds and pickpockets, or Rogues all

First Lines:
Come come my good masters, what's all this about

Themes:
Frauds in trade
Shopkeepers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V639

Titles:
Butcher turned devil

First Lines:
Come neighbours draw near me and listen awhile

Themes:
Disguise
Frauds in trade

Edition - Bod1143

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

Imprint Locations:  LondonBathLondon

Date  [1795]

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

Notes:  Johnson Ballads fol. 188 and 2803 b.1(6) are two issues of another edition.

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

References:

ESTC: T194206

Themes:  MillersFrauds in trade

Johnson Ballads fol. 187

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Edition - Bod2973

Imprint Names:  Hillatt and Martin

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Hillatt & Martin, Printers, 13, Little Prescot Street Goodman's Fields


Ballad - Roud Number: V9159

Title: The rigs of the times

First Line: Ye men of high and low degree, come listen to my song

Themes:  TradesmenFrauds in trade

Firth b.34(256)

Notes:  Imperfectly printed. Harding B 15(261) is a duplicate, with a separately printed illustration pasted adjacent. Slip


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Edition - Bod7668

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V3311

Title: Chapter of cheats, or the Roguery of every trade

First Line: Attend you blades around me, and listen unto me

Themes:  Frauds in trade

Firth b.27(416)

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Edition - Bod9614

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 828

Title: The chapter of cheats, or Every man is a rogue

First Line: Come all you honest tradesmen and listen unto me

Themes:  TradesmenFrauds in trade

Firth c.17(276)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16660

Imprint Names:  King, T.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1845

Imprint: Printed by T. King, Birmingham, and sold by Mr. Green, at his Music Stall, near the Turnpike, City road, and at 27, Featherstone-street, City road


Ballad - Roud Number: V21050

Title: Adulterations. A new comic song

First Line: Now they say in these go-ahead days I think sirs

Performers:  Herbert, J.

Themes:  FoodFrauds in trade

Harding B 23(24)

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Johnson Ballads 1409

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Edition - Bod17751

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: J. Pitts Printer 14 Great st. Andrew street, 7 Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V4507

Title: London adulterations or Rogues in grain ... &c

First Line: London tradesmen, 'tis plain, at no roguery stop

Themes:  ShopkeepersFrauds in trade

Johnson Ballads 894

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 6104

Titles:
Moss and his mare

First Lines:
Moss was a cunning man a little mare did buy

Themes:
Frauds in trade
Chastity
Shopkeepers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6848

Titles:
Soho, boy, fair and softly

First Lines:
A taylor who cabbag'd as tailors will do

Themes:
Frauds in trade
Tailors
Tradesmen

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9159

Titles:
The rigs of the times

First Lines:
Ye men of high and low degree, come listen to my song

Themes:
Frauds in trade
Tradesmen
Frauds

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3470

Titles:
Rogues in tea

First Lines:
Alas! we have sad rogues in tea

Themes:
Food
Tea
Frauds in trade

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7489

Titles:
Rogues of all sorts
Rogues of all sorts!
Rogues of all sorts found out

First Lines:
Poor people of England, I pray now attend
Poor people of England I pray now attend

Themes:
Frauds in trade
Shopkeepers
Farmers

Edition - Bod5545

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy & marble Warehouse Great st. Andrew street 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V29507

Title: The biters & the bitten or Biting in all trades

First Line: Tis a wonderful thing amongst all human creatures

Tune: Gee ho Dobbin

Themes:  ProfessionsFrauds in tradeTrades

2806 c.18(30)

Notes:  Slip


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Harding B 25(200)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 3055

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16791

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Printed and sold by J. Pitts 14, Andrew street, 7 dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V3470

Title: Rogues in tea

First Line: Alas! we have sad rogues in tea

Themes:  FoodTeaFrauds in trade

Harding B 25(1648)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17035

Imprint Names:  Oxlade, W.

Imprint Locations:  Portsea

Imprint: Portsea: Printed by W. Oxlade


Ballad - Roud Number: V7489

Title: Rogues of all sorts found out

First Line: Poor people of England I pray now attend

Themes:  FarmersShopkeepersFrauds in trade

Harding B 25(1649)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod17131

Imprint Names:  Hoggett, T.

Imprint Locations:  Durham

Date  between 1816 and 1843

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(3563) for imprint.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6848

Title: Soho, boy, fair and softly

First Line: A taylor who cabbag'd as tailors will do

Themes:  TradesmenTailorsFrauds in trade

Harding B 25(1797)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod22333

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Sold by J. Evans, No. 41, Long-Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: 6104

Title: Moss and his mare

First Line: Moss was a cunning man a little mare did buy

References:

ESTC: T195944

Themes:  ChastityShopkeepersFrauds in trade

Harding B 22(179)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3311

Titles:
Chapter of cheats, or The roguery of every trade
Chapter of cheats: or, the roguery of all trades
Chapter of cheats, or the Roguery of every trade
Chapter of cheats or The roguery of every trade

First Lines:
Attend you blades of London and listen unto me
Attend you blades of London, and listen unto me
Come, all you honest tradesmen, and listen unto me
Attend you blades around me, and listen unto me

Themes:
Roguery
Frauds in trade
Tradesmen
Shopkeepers

Edition - Bod13221

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1819 and 1844

Imprint: Printed and Sold by J. Pitts, toy and marble warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 456

Title: Skew Ball

First Line: Come gentlemen sportsman [sic] I pray listen all

Themes:  Horse-racing

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V7490

Title: Frauds and pickpockets, or Rogues all

First Line: Come come my good masters, what's all this about

Tune: Tantararara rogues all

Themes:  ShopkeepersFrauds in trade

Harding B 11(3533)

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Johnson Ballads 997

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Johnson Ballads 998

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Edition - Bod18686

Imprint Names:  Purslowe, E.Wright, E.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  [c.1650]

Imprint: London, Printed by E.P. for Edward Wright, dwelling in Gilt- spur-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V34833

Title: An excellent song, called, The shooe-makers travell

First Line: As I through England travelled

Tune: Flying fame

References:

ESTC: R40566

Themes:  ShoemakersEconomy and tradeFrauds in trade

Wood 401(69)

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Harding B 39(50)

Notes:  Harding B 39(50) is a photograph of Wood 401(69).


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12188

Titles:
The humorous bites of the world

First Lines:
All you that stand by, I would have you draw nigh

Themes:
Frauds in trade
Economy and trade
Tradesmen
Shopkeepers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1486

Titles:
The roguish miller; or, Nothing got by cheating. Also, a dialogue between a farmer, a flour-seller, and a baker
The roguish miller; or Nothing got by cheating. A true ballad
The roguish miller; or, Nothing got by cheating: a true ballad

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

Themes:
Millers
Economy and trade - 19th century
Frauds in trade

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