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Edition - Bod406

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20841

Title: The fox and the badger dismiss'd

First Line: Good people a moment listen to me

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32854

Title: The turn coat

First Line: To you Mr. John I speak as I think

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5183

Title: The crafty old fox

First Line: Well met brother freemen what news from the court

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Johnson Ballads fol. 345

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Edition - Bod381

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V11031

Title: The prodigal son; or, the Brute among the beasts; to feed Swine

First Line: But here we declare, 'tis not our intent

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Johnson Ballads fol. 397

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Edition - Bod388

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1762

Notes:  Publish'd ... Sepr. 2d 1762


Ballad - Roud Number: V1335

Title: Iohn Bull's house sett in flames

First Line: Iohn Bulls house in flames, to whom is this owing?

Subjects:  Pitt, William, Earl of Chatham, 1708-1778

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Johnson Ballads fol. 365

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Edition - Bod6146

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1745]

Ballad - Roud Number: V4440

Title: Neck or nothing; or The devil take the hindmost. An excellent new ballad

First Line: Young Perkin's lately come over

Tune: A whim-wham's lately come over

References:

ESTC: N71166

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryJacobitism

Firth b.22(f. 46b)

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Edition - Bod6398

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V25840

Title: A new touch of the times or Success to trew-blue

First Line: Good people of England I'd have you be wise

References:

ESTC: R180978

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 107/1)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6399

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1778]

Ballad - Roud Number: V28055

Title: Cox-heath camp. A new song

First Line: Adieu to dear London the gay folks all cry

References:

ESTC: N71405

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryWar

Firth b.22(f. 108/1)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6404

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1715

Imprint: London; Printed in the year 1715


Ballad - Roud Number: V13115

Title: A hue and cry after the Lord B---k or Young Perkin glad to see his friends

First Line: When guilty consciences do knaves accuse

References:

ESTC: N71088

Subjects:  Stuart, James Francis Edward, 1688-1766Bolingbroke, Henry St. John, Viscount, 1618-1751

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 11)

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Edition - Bod6407

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1715]

Ballad - Roud Number: V29693

Title: The birth-day June 10, 1715

First Line: Let Britain now a grateful homage pay

References:

ESTC: T128352

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryJacobitism

Firth b.22(f. 13)

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Edition - Bod6408

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1715]

Ballad - Roud Number: V29827

Title: A new toast: or, A ballad on the twenty-ninth of May

First Line: 'Tis the twenty-ninth of May

Tune: Over the hills and far away

References:

ESTC: N71089

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryJacobitism

Firth b.22(f. 14)

Notes:  Date supplied in MS


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Edition - Bod6409

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1715]

Ballad - Roud Number: V25523

Title: Cato's ghost

First Line: From happy climes where vertue never dyes

References:

ESTC: T28922

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryJacobitism

Firth b.22(f. 15)

Notes:  Slip


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MS. Rawl. D 383(f. 106)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6410

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1714]

Ballad - Roud Number: V28736

Title: A new song

First Line: When as Queen Robin rul'd this land

References:

ESTC: T39939

Subjects:  Harley, Robert, Earl of Oxford, 1661-1724

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 2)

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Edition - Bod6411

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1742]

Ballad

Title: The s---te m---r's are come; or A new doctor for a crazy constitution. A new ballad

First Line: Oh! E---d attend whilst thy fate I deplore

Tune: Derry down

Authors:  Hervey, John Hervey, Baron, 1696-1743

References:

ESTC: T48525

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 38a)

Notes:  MS annotations give the names and complete the title.


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Edition - Bod6412

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1722]

Ballad - Roud Number: V33156

Title: A new ballad

First Line: Come listen ye Tories and Jacobites now

References:

ESTC: N5344

Subjects:  Atterbury, Francis, 1662-1732Plunket, John, 1664-1738

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryJacobitism

Firth b.22(f. 23)

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Edition - Bod6421

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [c.1727]

Ballad

Title: Le H---p at Hanover, a new song

First Line: When Robin rul'd the British land

References:

ESTC: N71109

Subjects:  LeHeup, Isaac

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 31v)

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Edition - Bod6434

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1747]

Notes:  Firth c.8(60) is another edition.


Ballad

Title: Plot or no plot or, Sir W---m and his spy foil'd. A new ballad

First Line: Ye lords, and ye commons, give ear to my ditty

References:

ESTC: R181892

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 52)

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Edition - Bod6445

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V34765

Title: Leadenhall-street triumphant; or, The downfall of Reynard the statesman

First Line: Young sly Reynard, who once

Subjects:  Fox, Charles James, 1749-1806

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 71/1)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6446

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V30238

Title: A new song

First Line: Come, come to the hustings, ye silly electors

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 71/2)

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Edition - Bod6447

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The fox and geese of a late House of Commons in Westminster: a new ballad

First Line: There was a young fox, and what do you think?

Subjects:  Fox, Charles James, 1749-1806

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 72)

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Edition - Bod6449

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V22815

Title: A political hunting song

First Line: Ye sportsmen draw near, who delight in the chase

Tune: Tally ho!

Subjects:  Fox, Charles James, 1749-1806

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 73/2)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6450

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The soliloquy

First Line: The champion of the people

Tune: Push about the forum!

Subjects:  Fox, Charles James, 1749-1806

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 74/1)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6452

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V14991

Title: No coalition! No protector! No shy executor!

First Line: Come haste to the hustings, each honest elector

Tune: Haste to the wedding

Subjects:  Fox, Charles James, 1749-1806

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 74/2)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod6453

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8435

Title: The champion of freedom

First Line: The foes of old England, contriving of late

Tune: The foes of old England, -- France, Holland, and Spain

Subjects:  Fox, Charles James, 1749-1806

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 75/2)

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Edition - Bod6466

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1715

Imprint: London: Printed and Sold by the Booksellees [sic] of London and Westminster MDCCXV


Ballad - Roud Number: V26286

Title: The report or a Hymn to the Tories

First Line: Oh! what fine stories

References:

ESTC: N71098

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryJacobitism

Firth b.22(f. 9)

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Edition - Bod6467

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1714]

Notes:  Harding B 5(30) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V33149

Title: Advice to the Tories; a ballad. By a friend to the German doctor

First Line: To you, ye Tories, I address

References:

ESTC: T1648

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryJacobitism

Firth b.22(f. 3/1)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod6470

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V11441

Title: The donkey-o: a new song

First Line: When I a stripling was at school

Subjects:  Thurlow, Edward, 1731-1806

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

Firth b.22(f. 95)

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