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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10300

Titles:
The wooing o't. A new election song
The jolly ten pounder! A new election song

First Lines:
Hunter Blair, cam here to woo
Hunter Blair intending

Themes:
Parliamentary elections, Scotland

Edition - Bod5308

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Harding B 27(26) is another issue with a different illustration.


Ballad - Roud Number: V7939

Title: The destruction of Abercrombie!

First Line: Abercrombie came down like a wolf on the fold

Subjects:  Abercromby, James, 1776-1858Craig, James Gibson, Sir, 1765-1850Lauder, Thomas Dick, Sir, 1784-1848Ivory, James, 1792-1866

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Scotland

Johnson Ballads fol. 334

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod8

Imprint Names:  Shortreed, A.

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Imprint: Edinburgh: Printed by Andrew Shortreed, Thistle Lane


Ballad

Title: The Perth reformers' rant

First Line: The Campbells are coming, hurrah, hurrah!

Tune: The Campbells are coming

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Scotland

Johnson Ballads fol. 214

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Edition - Bod390

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Bottom's soliloquy

First Line: I am a son of Laws, come here to plead my cause

Tune: I am a song of Mars

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Scotland

Johnson Ballads fol. 326

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Edition - Bod407

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30241

Title: Freedom and Learmouth must carry the day!! A new song

First Line: All honest electors of this our fair town

Tune: Lilliburlero

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Scotland

Johnson Ballads fol. 346

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Edition - Bod410

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30012

Title: The good lord John

First Line: Oh! were it now, as in the days when Border bard could sing

Tune: Up and waur them a' Willie

Authors:  R., H.S.

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Scotland

Johnson Ballads fol. 351

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Edition - Bod431

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Murray's tail

First Line: Ye a' ken wha I mean -- John Murray

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Scotland

Johnson Ballads fol. 380

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Edition - Bod9188

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Lithographed from a MS by James Hunter Blair.


Ballad - Roud Number: V10300

Title: The jolly ten pounder! A new election song

First Line: Hunter Blair intending

Tune: Sir Watkin's dream

Authors:  Blair, James Hunter, Sir, 1741-1787

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Scotland

Harding B 27(6)

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Edition - Bod16597

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1832]

Ballad - Roud Number: V20102

Title: Abercromby's answer, or The exchequer garland. Another excellent new song

First Line: Ye Whigs of high and low degree

Tune: The Arethusa

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Scotland

Johnson Ballads fol. 314

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Johnson Ballads fol. 315

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Edition - Bod18189

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Lithographed from a MS. by Hunter Blair.


Ballad - Roud Number: V10300

Title: The wooing o't. A new election song

First Line: Hunter Blair, cam here to woo

Tune: Duncan Gray

Authors:  Blair, James Hunter, Sir, 1741-1787

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Scotland

Harding B 27(11)

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Edition - Bod18351

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1832]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30028

Title: A new Whig garland

First Line: I am a freeman, tight and sound

Tune: A begging we will go

Authors:  M'K., C.

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, Scotland

Harding B 27(1)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads fol. 387

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18321

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34973

Title: Answer for the Whigs. To the clamerous [sic] song on them

First Line: In truth, good sir, we gladly hear

Subjects:  Aytoun, James, 1797-1881

Themes:  Parliamentary elections, ScotlandParliamentary reform, 1832

Harding B 27(9)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads fol. 320

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1483

Titles:
The cannie miller

First Lines:
Come, let us join the honest town

Themes:
Politics and government - 19th century
Parliamentary elections, Scotland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7939

Titles:
The destruction of Abercrombie!

First Lines:
Abercrombie came down like a wolf on the fold

Subjects:
Abercromby, James, 1776-1858
Ivory, James, 1792-1866
Lauder, Thomas Dick, Sir, 1784-1848
Craig, James Gibson, Sir, 1765-1850

Themes:
Politics and government - 19th century
Parliamentary elections, Scotland

Edition - Bod14050

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  Johnson Ballads fol. 334 is another issue with a different illustration.


Ballad - Roud Number: V7939

Title: The destruction of Abercrombie!

First Line: Abercrombie came down like a wolf on the fold

Subjects:  Abercromby, James, 1776-1858Craig, James Gibson, Sir, 1765-1850Lauder, Thomas Dick, Sir, 1784-1848Ivory, James, 1792-1866

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Scotland

Harding B 27(26)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod14359

Imprint Names:  McNeil and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh?

Imprint: Printed by M'Neil & Co.


Ballad

Title: Bottom's song

First Line: Whar ha'e ye been a' day

Tune: The lammie

Subjects:  Murray, John Archibald Murray, Lord, 1779-1859

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Scotland

Harding B 27(44)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads fol. 305

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod16323

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The Clerk of the Pipe, or the Leith reform garland. A new song

First Line: The Clerk of the Pipe is a man of some weight

Tune: Derry derry down

Subjects:  Clerk, George, Sir, 1787-1867

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Scotland, 1832

Harding B 27(37)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18170

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1832]

Ballad - Roud Number: V23872

Title: George Clerk's last speech and dying words on the scaffold and at Pennycuick

First Line: Dear, dear Dundas, I'm fairly gone

Tune: Miller of Drone

Notes:  For notes on this ballad, see Peter Freshwater, Sons of Scotia (1991).

Subjects:  Clerk, George, Sir, 1787-1867Dundas, Robert Adam, 1804-1877

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Scotland, 1832

Harding B 27(35)

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Edition - Bod18179

Imprint Names:  Grant

Imprint Locations:  Edinburgh

Imprint: Grant, Printer, Edinburgh


Ballad - Roud Number: V20101

Title: Anither new sang

First Line: The Whigs they wad fain set their face to maintain

Tune: Gude forgie me for leein'

Subjects:  Aytoun, James, 1797-1881

Themes:  Politics and government - Scotland, 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Scotland

Harding B 27(47)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18183

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V1483

Title: The cannie miller

First Line: Come, let us join the honest town

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Scotland

Harding B 27(51)

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Edition - Bod18185

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V25717

Title: [None]

First Line: Tom Burnett came down like a wolf on the fold

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Scotland

Harding B 27(53)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18327

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V25863

Title: An excellent new song. Young Jamie Aytoun

First Line: Bobby J---n. There's young Jamie Aytoun that wins in Milne's court

Tune: Auld Rob Morris

Subjects:  Edinburgh (Scotland)Aytoun, James, 1797-1881Jameson, Robert William, 1805-1868

Themes:  Politics and government - Scotland, 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Scotland

Harding B 27(7)

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Edition - Bod18355

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: Honest Jemmy Ayton. A new reform song

First Line: The Whigs are vapouring thro' the town

Tune: The king of the Cannibal islands

Subjects:  Aytoun, James, 1797-1881Craig, James Gibson, Sir, 1765-1850Lauder, Thomas Dick, Sir, 1784-1848

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary elections, Scotland

Harding B 27(8)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads fol. 361

Notes:  Slip


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10060

Titles:
New political song, all about John Murray, the Piper, and mr Aytoun, the friend of the people, and staunch reformer

First Lines:
Come join in my song

Subjects:
Aytoun, James, 1797-1881
Murray, John Archibald Murray, Lord, 1779-1859

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

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9006

Titles:
Huzza for reform and the garland of green! A new song

First Lines:
Let them boast of the shamrock, the thistle, and rose

Subjects:
Abercromby, James, 1776-1858
Aytoun, James, 1797-1881

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

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