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Edition - Bod1962

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, J. Wright, and J. Clarke

Notes:  Wood E 25(72) is another edition.


Title: A description of old England, or, A true declaration of the times

First Line: Was ever the like in any age known

Tune: Is not old England grown new

Themes:  FashionsFrauds in tradeTimes - 17th century

4o Rawl. 566(103)

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Edition - Bod5240

Imprint Names:  Dicey, W. and C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1736 and 1763

Imprint: Printed and Sold at the Printing-Office in Bow-Church-Yard London

Ballad - Roud Number: V12188

Title: The humorous bites of the world

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


ESTC: T206273

Themes:  ShopkeepersTradesmenEconomy and tradeFrauds in trade

Douce Ballads 3(42b)

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Edition - Bod16760

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4507

Title: London adulterations. A new song

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

Tune: Dennis Bulgruddery

Themes:  Economy and trade - 19th centuryTradesmenFrauds in trade

Harding B 25(1130)

Notes:  Slip

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Edition - Bod18102

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V32496

Title: The distresses of the poor. A new song

First Line: Poor people I prithee draw near

Subjects:  Wilkes, John, 1727-1797

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryPovertyFrauds in trade1775

Firth b.22(f. 107/2)

Notes:  Slip

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Edition - Bod19547

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth-court, 7 Dials

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V639

Title: Butcher turned devil

First Line: Come neighbours draw near me and listen awhile

Themes:  DisguiseFrauds in trade

2nd Ballad

Title: The London merchant

First Line: Its of a rich merchant near London we hear

Themes:  MerchantsSocial statusWomen sailorsTransvestismLovers parted

Johnson Ballads 173

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