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Edition - Bod4926

Imprint Names:  Rich, E.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1787

Imprint: Published as the Act directs, by E. Rich, No. 55, Fleet- Street, Feburary 1, 1787

Notes:  An engraving


Ballad - Roud Number: V14089

Title: The politic farmer; or, a fig for taxation

First Line: A whimsical farmer in Cheshire, they say

Tune: Roast beef

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryTaxation

Firth b.22(f. 94)

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Edition - Bod18559

Imprint Names:  Burd, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1763]

Imprint: London: Printed for J. Burd, in the Temple-Exchange Passage, Fleet-street


Ballad - Roud Number: V27175

Title: Excise a-la-mode; or, Sawney's oeconomy. A new song

First Line: All the friends of the land, who corruption withstand

Tune: The old woman of Grimstone

References:

ESTC: T183833

Subjects:  Pitt, William, Earl of Chatham, 1708-1778Bute, John Stuart, Earl of, 1713-1792

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryTaxation

Johnson Ballads fol. 5A

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Edition - Bod16532

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8524

Title: A new song, call'd The new bow wow wow

First Line: Sit down, neighbours all, and I'll tell a merry story

Subjects:  Pitt, William, 1759-1806Melville, Henry Dundas, Viscount, 1742-1811Liverpool, Robert Banks Jenkinson, Earl of, 1770-1828

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryTaxationNabobs

Harding B 22(210)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod22726

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1788]

Ballad

Title: Song

First Line: Attend to my song, 'tis of Humbugs quite full

Tune: O the roast beef of old England

References:

ESTC: N71597

Subjects:  Townshend

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryTaxationSlave trade

Douce Ballads 5(88)

Notes:  Sheet divided. Verso of p. 88.


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Edition - Bod1586

Imprint Names:  Huggonson, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1742

Imprint: Published according to Act of Parliament, February 18, 1742. By J. Huggonson in Sword and Buckler-court, over-against the Crown-tavern on Ludgate-hill

Sheet References:  ESTC: T205704

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V32431

Title: The c---rd---l's dancing-song

First Line: Make de Spanish step

Tune: The cardinal

Subjects:  Walpole, Robert, Earl of Orford, 1676-1745

Themes:  Anglo-Spanish war, 1739-1748

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V23260

Title: The pl---n's ballad

First Line: How charm'd! with leading-strings

Tune: Wooden shoes

Subjects:  Walpole, Robert, Earl of Orford, 1676-1745

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryTaxationGreat Britain - colonies

Johnson Ballads fol. 304

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Edition - Bod306

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V25057

Title: A new song

First Line: Ye knaves and fools, maids, widows and wives

Tune: Packington's pound

Subjects:  Walpole, Robert, Earl of Orford, 1676-1745

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th centuryTaxationEconomy and trade - 18th century

Johnson Ballads fol. 385

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