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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7266

Titles:
A new political & reform alphabet

First Lines:
A stands for Aristocrat, who nothing will do

Themes:
Parliamentary reform

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7379

Titles:
The loyal subject's political creed; or, What I do, and what I do not think

First Lines:
Mock creeds and liturgies, I'm told

Themes:
Parliamentary reform

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7537

Titles:
When we get Johnny's reform!

First Lines:
Oh! is there not a fuss and bother

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

Themes:
Parliamentary reform

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2145

Titles:
Is the ballot secret? Yes!

First Lines:
When you go up to give your vote

Themes:
Parliamentary reform

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1321

Titles:
John Bull's nothing more

First Lines:
One night my thoughts they wander'd, and then to mend the scene

Subjects:
Hume, Joseph, 1777-1855

Themes:
Parliamentary reform

Edition - Bod229

Imprint Names:  Anthony, C.

Imprint Locations:  Hereford

Imprint: Printed by Charles Anthony, Times Office, Hereford


Ballad - Roud Number: V27149

Title: The blue bottles' audit

First Line: When audit approaches

Themes:  Parliamentary reform

Johnson Ballads fol. 216

Notes:  MS inscription on reverse: Revd. Wm. Cooke, College


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Edition - Bod14338

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: H. Disley, Printer, 57, High Street, St. Giles


Ballad - Roud Number: V7537

Title: When we get Johnny's reform!

First Line: Oh! is there not a fuss and bother

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

Themes:  Parliamentary reform

Johnson Ballads 336

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Edition - Bod19152

Imprint Names:  Quick, J.V.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Quick, Printer, Bowling Green Lane, Clerkenwell; and at 43, Fashion Street, Spitalfields


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 13900

Title: The last look; or Nosey's tear. A parody on the Soldier's tear

First Line: Upon his heel he turn'd

Subjects:  Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V33132

Title: A word of advice to the reformers of England

First Line: Reformers rejoice, for the day is your own

Tune: The reformers' address to the freemen of England

Themes:  Parliamentary reform

Johnson Ballads 1073

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Edition - Bod19237

Imprint Names:  Taylor, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  18--

Imprint: Printed by W. Taylor, 16, Waterloo Road


Ballad - Roud Number: V1071

Title: A true picture of the times. Or The poor man's consolations from reform

First Line: Come you that can tell us, we should just like to know

Themes:  Parliamentary reform

Johnson Ballads 1231A

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Edition - Bod19658

Imprint Names:  Emmott and Co.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  [1872]

Imprint: Printed by Emmott and Co. Limited, New Bright Street, Strangeways, Manchester; and published by the National Reform Union, 50, Haworth's Buildings, Cross Street, Manchester

Series Identifier: National Reform Union Leaflets 34


Ballad - Roud Number: V2145

Title: Is the ballot secret? Yes!

First Line: When you go up to give your vote

Themes:  Parliamentary reform

Johnson Ballads 1891

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Edition - Bod20090

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V7379

Title: The loyal subject's political creed; or, What I do, and what I do not think

First Line: Mock creeds and liturgies, I'm told

Themes:  Parliamentary reform

Johnson Ballads 2657

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Edition - Bod20522

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1866]

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V7266

Title: A new political & reform alphabet

First Line: A stands for Aristocrat, who nothing will do

Authors:  Embleton, John

Themes:  Parliamentary reform

2803 d.3(1)

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Firth c.16(194)

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Harding B 14(351)

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Edition - Bod20848

Imprint Names:  Disley, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1860 and 1883

Imprint: Disley, Printer, 57, High-street, St. Giles

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see Harding B 11(1906).


Ballad - Roud Number: V1321

Title: John Bull's nothing more

First Line: One night my thoughts they wander'd, and then to mend the scene

Tune: Nothing more

Attributation: Written by F.C. Perry

Authors:  Perry, F.C.

Subjects:  Hume, Joseph, 1777-1855

Themes:  Parliamentary reform

Firth c.16(202)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 15(151a)

Notes:  Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 3165

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod21327

Imprint Names:  Caldwell, G.

Imprint Locations:  Paisley

Imprint: G. Caldwell, Printer


Ballad - Roud Number: V34933

Title: The bishop's march

First Line: There are won'erfu news hae come doun to the town

Tune: The laird o' Cockpen

Attributation: By a Paisley reformer

Authors:  Paisley reformer

Themes:  Parliamentary reform

2806 c.14(96)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod7239

Imprint Names:  Taylor, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1859 and 1899

Imprint: Taylor, Printer, 93, Brick Lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V30679

Title: The ladies Reform bill!

First Line: Oh dear what a row and a bother

Subjects:  Disraeli, Benjamin, Earl of Beaconsfield, 1804-1881

Themes:  FashionsTradesmenParliamentary reform

Firth b.26(442)

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Firth c.20(188)

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Harding B 11(2029)

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Harding B 14(302)

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Edition - Bod14372

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


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V862

Title: Briton's hopes, the bill not lost!

First Line: Arouse! arouse! you Britons bold

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

Themes:  Parliamentary reform, 1832

2nd Ballad

Title: Our king's as firm as oak

First Line: With a crown upon his head

Tune: Helmet on his brow

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

Harding B 13(270)

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Johnson Ballads 78

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Edition - Bod23215

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1867]

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W. Fortey, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V32522

Title: The great Reform bill

First Line: You noble patriots of reform

Subjects:  Gladstone, W.E. (William Ewart), 1809-1896Bright, John, 1811-1889

Themes:  Parliamentary reform, 1867

Harding B 14(287)

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Edition - Bod23409

Imprint Names:  Lindsay, J.

Imprint Locations:  Glasgow

Date  between 1851 and 1910

Notes:  Part of a sheet of two ballads; see 2806 c.14(58)


Ballad - Roud Number: V32517

Title: A new song on reform

First Line: Oh! Reform now it is the rage

Themes:  Parliamentary reform, 1867

Firth c.16(203)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5953

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, (wholesale and retail,) 39, Great St. Andrew-Street, Seven Dials, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V15261

Title: What a shocking bad hat

First Line: You lads and you lasses come listen to me

Tune: The silly old man

Subjects:  Yorkshire (England)

Themes:  Countryman in LondonParliamentary reform

Harding B 25(2029)

Notes:  Slip


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Johnson Ballads 126

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 126 is torn on left edge. Slip


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Edition - Bod20106

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V17536

Title: The meeting at Peterloo

First Line: Come lend an ear of pity while I my tale do tell

Themes:  Peterloo Massacre, 1819Parliamentary reform

Johnson Ballads 2673

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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Edition - Bod18586

Imprint Names:  Hancock and Humphrey

Imprint Locations:  London

Imprint: Hancock & Humphrey, Wood Street, London


Ballad - Roud Number: V29876

Title: The lamplighter's poem

First Line: Permit me, kind masters, and mistresses too

Themes:  Crimean War, 1853-1856Parliamentary reformLamplighters

Harding B 37(18)

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Harding B 37(34)

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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V862

Titles:
Lament of Andrew Brown
Briton's hopes, the bill not lost!

First Lines:
Arouse! arouse! you Britons bold
Ye people all both old and yonng [sic] I pray you lend an ear

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

Themes:
Parliamentary reform, 1832
Murder
Crime - 19th century

Edition - Bod5611

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1849 and 1862

Imprint: London: Printed and Published by H. Such, 123, Union Street, Borough


Ballad - Roud Number: V33115

Title: England demands 'Reform!' & reform she'll have!

First Line: Cheer up! cheer up! Britannia cries

Tune: White Cockade, Paddington omnibus

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary reform, 1867

Firth b.26(260)

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Firth c.16(201)

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Harding B 11(1068)

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Edition - Bod2737

Imprint Names:  Birt, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1833 and 1841

Imprint: Printed by T. Birt, at his General Printing Office, No. 39, Great St. Andrew-Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V27072

Title: Glorious reformation

First Line: What wond'rous changes every day

Tune: The king of the Cannibal islands

Subjects:  Russell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878Brougham and Vaux, Henry Brougham, Baron, 1778-1868Perceval, Arthur Philip, 1799-1853

Themes:  Politics and government - 19th centuryParliamentary reform

Harding B 14(284)

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