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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4670

Titles:
Open the ports

First Lines:
To list a while you can't refuse

Themes:
Free trade

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4634

Titles:
The blessings of free trade

First Lines:
The banners of cheap bread -- you know -- have lately been unfurl'd

Themes:
Free trade

Edition - Bod7709

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V6524

Title: Farmers don't you cry!

First Line: You Brittons [sic] bold of each degree

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Free trade

Firth b.27(472)

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Firth c.16(282)

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Harding B 11(1157)

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Johnson Ballads 2489

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Edition - Bod14374

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1850]

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V29429

Title: Cheap times! Or, the Blessings of 1850

First Line: O what an age this is for puff

Themes:  Free trade

Harding B 13(273)

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Edition - Bod14375

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: C. Paul, Printer, 18, Great St. Andrew-street, Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V26161

Title: Cheer up again! Good news for the poor

First Line: As Victoria was walking & lovingly talking

Themes:  Free trade

Harding B 13(274)

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Edition - Bod14396

Imprint Names:  Birt, M.

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Birt, Printer, 30 [sic], Gt. Saint Andrew Street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V28755

Title: Starve us all

First Line: Oh! is not it a gallows shame

Themes:  Free trade

Harding B 13(306)

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Edition - Bod9257

Imprint Names:  Cox, C.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  c.1823

Imprint: Printed for Charles, Cox


Ballad - Roud Number: V4635

Title: The farmers downfall and the poor man's distress

First Line: Come all you English poor folks

Themes:  Free trade

Firth c.16(285)

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Harding B 11(1160)

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Johnson Ballads 3338

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Edition - Bod9258

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  c.1850

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham

Notes:  The sign in the illustration reads: California


Ballad - Roud Number: V4635

Title: Free trade, or The farmers' downfall

First Line: Good people all give ear awhile

Themes:  Free trade

Firth c.16(288)

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Edition - Bod9391

Imprint Names:  Henson, G.

Imprint Locations:  Northampton

Imprint: Henson, Letter-press and Cooper-plate [sic] Printer, near the South Bridge, Northampton


Ballad - Roud Number: V4670

Title: Open the ports

First Line: To list a while you can't refuse

Themes:  Free trade

Firth c.16(440)

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Harding B 11(2865)

Edition - Bod15660

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


Ballad

Title: Cheap food laws

First Line: Come, old and young, and rich and poor

Themes:  Free trade

Harding B 17(48a)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16521

Imprint Names:  Boag, W.

Imprint Locations:  Newcastle

Imprint: W. Boag, Printer, Newcastle-upon-Tyne


Ballad - Roud Number: V23715

Title: A new song

First Line: Oh! Dickey, my darling, thy market's a' hum

Tune: Rest thee, babe, rest thee

Subjects:  Cobden, Richard?, 1804-1865Clayton, John

Themes:  Free trade

Harding B 22(198)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18470

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 519


Ballad - Roud Number: V4634

Title: The blessings of free trade

First Line: The banners of cheap bread -- you know -- have lately been unfurl'd

Themes:  Free trade

Firth c.16(48)

Notes:  Slip



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Edition - Bod20263

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1895]

Notes:  A folded sheet. With: My address to the ladies [prose] and Secret societies -- the Red Flag and the Black Flag [prose]


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15009

Title: Sphinx, Cleopatra's needle, Pyramids, and Tower bridge. Taboo

First Line: Go read! but then I cannot read the hieroglyphics there

Authors:  Frost, G.

Subjects:  London (England)

2nd Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: Oh England, Scotland, Wales

Tune: God save the queen!

Themes:  Free trade

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V4639

Title: A sailor's prayer -- Protection versus free trade

First Line: Protect us from that awful one, who sits there brokenhearted

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V29872

Title: Anarchy and annexation

First Line: That bright moonlight, that jovial light, are met Malleotoa

Notes:  MS annotation of first line: That bright moonlight, that jovial night, we met Malleotoa

Johnson Ballads 2878



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Edition - Bod173

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4633

Title: Free trade in beer!

First Line: Come all good people far and near, & listen unto me

Themes:  TavernsFree trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V26661

Title: A new song

First Line: Come list awhile unto my song now

Themes:  TavernsFree trade

Johnson Ballads 88

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4633

Titles:
Free trade in beer!

First Lines:
Come all good people far and near, & listen unto me

Themes:
Free trade
Taverns

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6541

Titles:
The farmers' keep sake

First Lines:
Can you save us from starving by promoting a bill

Themes:
Free trade
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4635

Titles:
Free trade, or The farmers' downfall
Free trade or Downfall of the farmers
The farmers downfall and the poor man's distress

First Lines:
Good people all I pray attend
Come all you English poor folks
Good people all give ear awhile

Themes:
Free trade
Farmers

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7569

Titles:
Downfall in beer

First Lines:
Ye true British worthies who love to regale

Themes:
Free trade
Beer

Edition - Bod3506

Imprint Names:  Lane and Walker

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Imprint: Printed and Sold by Lane and Walker, St. Andrew's, Norwich

Notes:  Firth c.16(16) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6541

Title: The farmers' keep sake

First Line: Can you save us from starving by promoting a bill

Authors:  Parkerson, J., Jun.

Themes:  FarmersFree trade

Harding B 25(628)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod11597

Imprint Names:  Birt

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1851

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V4635

Title: Free trade or Downfall of the farmers

First Line: Good people all I pray attend

Themes:  FarmersFree trade

Harding B 11(1262)

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Harding B 14(283)

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Edition - Bod11598

Imprint Names:  Pratt, W.

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  [1845]

Imprint: W. Pratt, Printer, 82, Digbeth, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4636

Title: Free trade

First Line: Since free trade's the cry both in country and town

Themes:  FarmersFree trade

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 13863

Title: The lovers parting

First Line: Farewell my dearest Henry since you to sea must go

Tune: Jeannette and Jeannot

Subjects:  Africa

Themes:  Sailors

Harding B 11(1263)

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Edition - Bod7712

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V13740

Title: The farmers lament

First Line: Come all you good people that live in this shire

Themes:  FarmersFree trade

Firth b.27(480)

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Firth c.16(280)

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Harding B 11(1162)

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Johnson Ballads 2490

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Edition - Bod15664

Imprint Names:  Lane and Walker

Imprint Locations:  Norwich

Imprint: Printed and Sold by Lane & Walker, St. Andrew's, Norwich

Notes:  Harding B 25(628) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V6541

Title: The farmers' keep sake

First Line: Can you save us from starving by promoting a bill

Authors:  Parkerson, J., Jun.

Themes:  FarmersFree trade

2806 c.18(111)

Notes:  Slip.


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Firth c.16(16)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3047

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod19181

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1828 and 1829

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, wholesale & retail, 10, Great St. Andrew- Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V7569

Title: Downfall in beer

First Line: Ye true British worthies who love to regale

Themes:  Free tradeBeer

Johnson Ballads 17

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod19389

Imprint Names:  Osborne, W. and Son

Imprint Locations:  Birkenhead

Date  [1908]

Imprint: W. Osborne & Son, Printers, Birkenhead

Notes:  Printed on both sides. On the reverse is an announcement: Wirral Liberal Association Great Demonstration ... Saturday, July 18th, 1908


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V15922

Title: Liberal march

First Line: Men of Wirral! rouse to action

Tune: March of the men of Harlech

Notes:  Song

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V29692

Title: A Liberal programme

First Line: Liberals, rise to save your country

Tune: Austrian hymn

Authors:  H., H.P.

Notes:  Song

Themes:  Politics and government

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V30741

Title: Stamp, stamp, stamp upon protection

First Line: From the workshop and the forge

Tune: Tramp, tramp, tramp, the boys are marching

Notes:  Song

Themes:  Free trade

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V2048

Title: God bless our native land

First Line: God bless our native land

Notes:  Song

Johnson Ballads 1389

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