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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8007

Titles:
King William iv. and his ministers for ever!

First Lines:
You heroes of England draw near awhile

Subjects:
William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

Themes:
Parliament - reform

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3055

Titles:
The white hat

First Lines:
In sixteen hundred and forty-one

Subjects:
Hunt, Henry, 1773-1835

Themes:
Parliament - reform

Edition - Bod5694

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

Notes:  Printed on both sides Slip. A modern reprint


Ballad - Roud Number: V8007

Title: King William iv. and his ministers for ever!

First Line: You heroes of England draw near awhile

Tune: All nodding, nid, nid, nodding

Subjects:  William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

Themes:  Parliament - reform

Firth c.16(32)

Notes:  Slip.



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Edition - Bod9218

Imprint Names:  Evans, J. and Sons

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1819]

Imprint: Printed by J. Evans and Sons, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V3055

Title: The white hat

First Line: In sixteen hundred and forty-one

Subjects:  Hunt, Henry, 1773-1835

Themes:  Parliament - reform

Firth c.16(24)

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Harding B 11(4162)

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Harding B 25(2043)

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Johnson Ballads 394

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Edition - Bod9357

Imprint Names:  Wheeler, J.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  1838

Imprint: J. Wheeler, Printer Whittle street Manchester


Ballad - Roud Number: V33134

Title: A new song on the great demonstration, which is to be made on Kersal moor, September 24th, 1838

First Line: You reformers of England and Ireland attend

Themes:  Parliament - reform

Firth c.16(40)

Notes:  With MS adaptations for Nottinghamshire. Torn top edge


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Edition - Bod9380

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  [1832]

Imprint: J. White, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V29954

Title: The king of the British people, or The boroughmongers purge

First Line: O have you heard the doleful fate

Tune: The king of the Cannibal islands

Themes:  Parliament - reform

Firth c.16(426)

Notes:  Printed on tinted paper


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Edition - Bod9381

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Date  [1832]

Imprint: J. White, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V29954

Title: The king of the British people: or, The boroughmongers' purge

First Line: O have you heard the doleful fate

Tune: The king of the Cannibal islands

Themes:  Parliament - reform

Firth c.16(427)

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Edition - Bod18158

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1316

Title: The Whigs chaunt

First Line: Ye sons of Scotia, raise your voice

Themes:  Parliament - reform

Harding B 27(2)

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4405

Titles:
Something or other starts new every day

First Lines:
You gentle and simple come listen awhile

Subjects:
Long, John St. John, 1798-1834
Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856
O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847
Key, John, Sir, 1794-1858

Themes:
Agrarian disturbances
Parliament - reform

Edition - Bod9070

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

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


Ballad - Roud Number: V4405

Title: Something or other starts new every day

First Line: You gentle and simple come listen awhile

Subjects:  O'Connell, Daniel, 1775-1847Vestris (Lucia Elizabeth Mathews), Madame, 1797-1856Long, John St. John, 1798-1834Key, John, Sir, 1794-1858

Themes:  Parliament - reformAgrarian disturbances

Firth c.16(34)

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Edition - Bod19232

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by W. Taylor, wholesale and retail, 16, Waterloo Road, near the Coburg Theatre


Ballad - Roud Number: V20983

Title: The new Parliament: or, The house turned upside-down!

First Line: Englishmen give ear to me

Tune: Bill, the sailor king

Themes:  Parliament - reform1832?

Johnson Ballads 1226

Notes:  The illustration is coloured.


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10566

Titles:
A new song, entitled, The \"Absent member\"

First Lines:
The Absent member's coming soon

Themes:
Politics and government
Parliament - reform

Edition - Bod21212

Imprint Names:  Barry, A.

Imprint Locations:  Paisley

Imprint: A. Barry, Printer, 25, High St.


Ballad - Roud Number: V10566

Title: A new song, entitled, The \"Absent member\"

First Line: The Absent member's coming soon

Tune: Heather Jock

Notes:  Followed by, The Absent member's address

Themes:  Politics and governmentParliament - reform

2806 c.11(225)

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Edition - Bod19455

Imprint Names:  Brooks, T.

Imprint Locations:  Bristol

Imprint: T. Brooks, Great Anne Street Bristol


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 775

Title: The ship that never returned

First Line: On a bright summer's morning when the waves were rippling

Themes:  Shipwreck

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V28706

Title: One country is as good as another

First Line: In this mighty nation, the poor struggle on

Subjects:  Ireland

Themes:  PovertyTrade depression

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V33151

Title: The new voter's song

First Line: The Tories will shortly look straight down their noses

Themes:  TaxationParliament - reform

Johnson Ballads 1518

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8436

Titles:
The champion of reform

First Lines:
Ye sons of freedom now give ear to what I have pen'd down
Ye sons of freedom now give ear

Subjects:
Grey, Charles Grey, Earl, 1764-1845

Themes:
Parliament - Reform, 1832
Politics and government - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3775

Titles:
Bob and Nosey's lament on the passing of the English Reform bill

First Lines:
What news, great news, in town's arriv'd

Subjects:
Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850
Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852

Themes:
Parliament - Reform, 1832
Politics and government - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4815

Titles:
The devil and the Tories

First Lines:
And are you sure the news is true

Themes:
Parliament - Reform, 1832
Politics and government - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1315

Titles:
The reformers triumph

First Lines:
Come joln [sic] your king he'll be your friend

Subjects:
Scotland
Jeffrey, Francis, 1773-1850

Themes:
Parliament - Reform, 1832
Politics and government - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8095

Titles:
The bells are a' ringing

First Lines:
O cam' ye down frae London, man

Subjects:
Hume, Joseph, 1777-1855
Scotland
Grey, Charles Grey, Earl, 1764-1845

Themes:
Parliament - Reform, 1832
Politics and government - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1317

Titles:
A new song. Dedicated to the Reform committee of Dalkeith in honour of the triumph of Reform

First Lines:
Saw ye Johnnie comin, quo' she

Subjects:
Russell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878
Scotland

Themes:
Parliament - Reform, 1832
Politics and government - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8006

Titles:
Reform and king William for ever

First Lines:
Who said that king William was not the main mast

Subjects:
William IV, King of Great Britain, 1765-1837

Themes:
Parliament - reform, 1832
Politics and government - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3069

Titles:
The long sword and the feather so white. A new song

First Lines:
Ye county electors attend to my call

Themes:
Parliament - Reform, 1832
Politics and government - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1316

Titles:
The triumph of reform

First Lines:
Ye sons of Scotia, raise your voice

Subjects:
Scotland

Themes:
Parliament - Reform, 1832
Politics and government - 19th century

Edition - Bod3377

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8436

Title: The champion of reform

First Line: Ye sons of freedom now give ear to what I have pen'd down

Subjects:  Grey, Charles Grey, Earl, 1764-1845

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliament - Reform, 1832

Harding B 27(18)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod3379

Imprint Names:  Menzies, R.

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Date  c.1830

Imprint: Menzies, Printer, Lawnmarket


Ballad - Roud Number: 223

Title: The new Chevy chase

First Line: God prosper long our noble king!

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliament - Reform, 1832

Harding B 27(34)

Notes:  Pages from two copies of a chapbook have been pasted together to display the complete ballad on two pages of the volume


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