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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3556

Titles:
Freake and Russell, the long promised Conservative candidates have at last come to light!

First Lines:
Freake and Russell, met at the \"Pier\"

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6953

Titles:
Great storm in a tea-pot. Kensington versus Chelsea

First Lines:
Our heavy friend Brown, of great wit and renown

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7246

Titles:
A pocket borough is always in bondage. He is coming! He is coming!! he is coming!!!

First Lines:
He is coming to see you, and also to free you

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7269

Titles:
A new alphabet dedicated (without permission) to Thomas Ross, esq., chairman of Liberal committee

First Lines:
A stands for alderman -- ditto for ass

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10480

Titles:
A new patriot song, in favour of Lord Tilbury

First Lines:
Electors of fam'd Garrett

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9389

Titles:
Marrow-bones election

First Lines:
What Jacob my boy!! What at it again!!!

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9330

Titles:
The election. A quite new song

First Lines:
I am a Briton bold, sir

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14187

Titles:
The triumph

First Lines:
Ye sons of freedom who would stand

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9406

Titles:
The election triumph

First Lines:
We'll walk across the course, my lads!

Subjects:
Brodrick, William St. John, Earl of Midleton, 1856-1942
Chamberlain, Joseph, 1836-1914

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7270

Titles:
A new alphabet. Dedicated to the Royal Commissioners at Reigate

First Lines:
A stands for Apted, the dealer in leather

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9405

Titles:
The election battle

First Lines:
We're going to fight a battle, boys

Subjects:
Brodrick, William St. John, Earl of Midleton, 1856-1942

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1907

Titles:
The ghost of Norfolk

First Lines:
Fair Cynthia, and her train, had long retir'd

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9340

Titles:
The painter's pastime: or A woman defin'd after a new fashion
Malton election song

First Lines:
Arouse from your slumber, ye men of true spirit
Assist me Appolo, and help my conceit

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9398

Titles:
The Andover election, or \"The old merchant's son\"
The curious maid, a tale

First Lines:
Of an old merchant's son I'm going for to tell
Beauty's a gaudy sign, no more

Themes:
Parliamentary elections

Edition - Bod227

Imprint Names:  Reynell, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [c.1795]

Imprint: London: Printed by H. Reynell, No. 21, Piccadilly


Ballad

Title: [None]

First Line: God save great George our king

References:

ESTC: T164153

Subjects:  Osborn, John, 1772-1848

Themes:  Parliamentary elections

Johnson Ballads fol. 149

Notes:  MS annotations


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Edition - Bod259

Imprint Names:  Merry

Imprint Locations:  Bedford

Date  1826

Imprint: Merry, Printer, Bedford

Notes:  Printed in blue ink


Ballad - Roud Number: V14187

Title: The triumph

First Line: Ye sons of freedom who would stand

Themes:  Parliamentary elections

Johnson Ballads fol. 192

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Edition - Bod276

Imprint Names:  Clark, G.

Imprint Locations:  Dorchester

Imprint: Clark, Printer, Dorchester

Notes:  G.A. Dorset 8o 6 is another edition.


Ballad

Title: The gentleman vot vishes to retire

First Line: Oh, do'nt you know the gentleman

Themes:  Parliamentary elections

Edition - Bod343

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  Philadelphia, Pa.

Imprint: Printed at the Sign of the Gridiron and Tormentor, Philadelphia


Ballad

Title: The d---'s walk through Ashburton

First Line: Old S---n had taken his noontide meal

Themes:  Parliamentary elections

Johnson Ballads fol. 275

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Edition - Bod344

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V15751

Title: The Tory beggar's petition

First Line: Pity the weakness of a poor young man

Authors:  M.E.N.P.

Themes:  Parliamentary elections

Johnson Ballads fol. 276

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Edition - Bod345

Imprint Names:  Lucas

Imprint Locations:  Pomfrey (Pontefract)

Imprint: Lucas, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V30398

Title: The requisition to Milnes

First Line: We, of Pomfret's old borough, the freemen, the truemen

Themes:  Parliamentary elections

Johnson Ballads fol. 277

Notes:  MS note: Don. E. Peacock Mar. 1886


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Edition - Bod346

Imprint Names:  Tidy, H.T.

Imprint Locations:  Sittingbourne

Imprint: H.T. Tidy, Printer, Sittingbourne


Ballad

Title: The candidates' confessions

First Line: Two baronets we see intent

Themes:  Parliamentary elections

Johnson Ballads fol. 279

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Edition - Bod359

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1907

Title: The ghost of Norfolk

First Line: Fair Cynthia, and her train, had long retir'd

Themes:  Parliamentary elections

Johnson Ballads fol. 350a

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Johnson Ballads fol. 350b

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Edition - Bod365

Imprint Names:  Browne

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Imprint: Browne, Typ.


Ballad - Roud Number: V9398

Title: The Andover election, or \"The old merchant's son\"

First Line: Of an old merchant's son I'm going for to tell

Tune: Vilikins and his Dinah

Themes:  Parliamentary elections

Johnson Ballads fol. 296

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Edition - Bod367

Imprint Names:  Cunnington, G.S.

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Imprint: G.S. Cunnington, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V33032

Title: A new song

First Line: Do friends and neighbours use your eyes

Tune: Bow wow wow

Themes:  Parliamentary elections

Johnson Ballads fol. 298

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Edition - Bod383

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V9389

Title: Marrow-bones election

First Line: What Jacob my boy!! What at it again!!!

Themes:  Parliamentary elections

Johnson Ballads fol. 374a

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