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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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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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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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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.


Ballad

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

References:

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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