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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13977

Titles:
The pope, a reformation revaillie

First Lines:
The paip, that pagane full of pryde

Themes:
Religious controversy

Edition - Bod4931

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The papists downfall, or the Prentises revenge

First Line: Some say we shall be overthrown

Tune: Let the canikin clink boys

References:

ESTC: R181429

Themes:  Religious controversy

Ashm. H 23(46)

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Edition - Bod12984

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V13977

Title: The pope, a reformation revaillie

First Line: The paip, that pagane full of pryde

Notes:  \" ... extracted from ane booke of godly and spiritual songs, collekit out of sundrie parts of the scriptures, Published in Zeir 1597\"

Themes:  Religious controversy

Harding B 11(3116)

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Edition - Bod7916

Imprint Names:  Ryle, A. and Co.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1845 and 1859

Imprint: r [sic] Ryle & Co,, Printers, Monmouth Court Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V31548

Title: The queen, or the pope? The song of the British Protestant

First Line: Will Briton's sons desert the faith

Themes:  Religious controversy

Firth b.34(244)

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Firth c.16(81)

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Firth c.16(331)

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Johnson Ballads 1120A

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Edition - Bod16268

Imprint Names:  Tooke, B.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1681

Imprint: London, Printed for B. Tooke, 1681

Notes:  Also at Ashm. G 16(197) and Firth b.20(77); Reference: Wing P3852


Ballad - Roud Number: V30738

Title: The Protestants petition against popery, &c

First Line: From sawing the Crown 'twixt phanatics and fryars

References:

ESTC: R6189

Themes:  Religious controversy

Harding B 45(5)


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Edition - Bod18022

Imprint Names:  Moore, J.

Imprint Locations:  Belfast

Date  between 1846 and 1852

Imprint: Moore, Printer, Castle-court,


Ballad

Title: Discussion in the churches of England & Rome

First Line: One summer morning, as day was dawning

Themes:  Religious controversy

Harding B 26(139)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod18427

Imprint Names:  s.n.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1706

Imprint: London: Printed in the Year, 1706


Ballad - Roud Number: V24859

Title: The lawyers answer to the country parson's good advice to my lord Keeper

First Line: Learnedly wise, and prudent as the rest

References:

ESTC: T197561

Themes:  Religious controversy

Harding B 3(76)

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Edition - Bod23471

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad

Title: The Jesuitical-cheat discover'd; or, The popish-priest tryed and condemned

First Line: Come all you priests, and Jesuits

Tune: I'le make her do as I would have her

References:

ESTC: R233135

Themes:  Religious controversy

Douce Ballads 1(102a)

Notes:  Sheet divided; cropped bottom edge


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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9968

Titles:
Huntsman's tragedy

First Lines:
Leg rous anglon eanar

Themes:
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2003

Titles:
A new song, called The converted maid

First Lines:
You lads and you lasses that rove through Pernasses

Themes:
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4224

Titles:
A discussion between a church and a chapel
A discussion between the church & chapel
Church & chapel
A discussion between the church and chapel

First Lines:
As I walked out one summer's morning
One morning early as the day was breaking
One morning early as day was breaking
One morning early, as day was breaking all in the sweet charmnig [sic] month of May

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12828

Titles:
Lines wkitten [sic] on the most fatal and melincholy [sic] accurance [sic] ... in St. Josephs chapel Grosvenor st Liverpool

First Lines:
You faithful sons of old Granuwail

Subjects:
Liverpool (England)

Themes:
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4083

Titles:
Lines written on a discussion, between a Protestant boy, and a catholic girl, near Dundalk, county Louth
The pride of Dundalk town
Lines written on a discussion between a Protestant boy, and a catholic girl near Dundalk, county Louth
Lines written on a discussion between a Protestant boy, and a catholic girl, near Dundalk, county Louth
Lines written on a Discussion, between a Protestant boy, and a catholic girl, near Dundalk, county Louth

First Lines:
As I roved out one evening in the spring eime [sic] of the year
As I walked out one evening, in the spring time of the year

Themes:
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2093

Titles:
A new song call'd the Gay old hag

First Lines:
Will you come a boating my gay old hag

Subjects:
Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2926

Titles:
Auld kirk o' Pollokshaws

First Lines:
The auld light congregation

Themes:
Religious controversy - Scotland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V165

Titles:
The banks of Dunmore

First Lines:
Ye lovers of high and low station, and gentlemen of renown

Themes:
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4295

Titles:
The Shamrock green island
The shamrock green island

First Lines:
some time i am thinking a word for to send
Sometimes I am thinking a word for to send

Subjects:
Ireland

Themes:
Ireland
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13974

Titles:
The pope! and cardinal Wiseman

First Lines:
Oh, have you heard this curious joke

Subjects:
Wiseman, Nicholas Patrick, 1802-1865

Themes:
Religious controversy
Catholic Church

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13968

Titles:
Beware of the pope
Beware of the pope!!

First Lines:
Have you heard what a row & a rumpus, oh! dear
Have you heard what a row, & a rumpus oh dear?

Subjects:
Pius IX, Pope, 1792-1878

Themes:
Religious controversy
Catholic Church

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6006

Titles:
Bulldog and the goat

First Lines:
As I rode down through Cavan town

Themes:
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1820

Titles:
A discussion between two lovers!
The lover's discussion

First Lines:
As I walked out one evening in the month of May
As I walked out one morning all in the month of May

Themes:
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 3109

Titles:
The bloom of Erin

First Lines:
You lovers of high and low station

Themes:
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9031

Titles:
A dialogue between a Catholic and Protestant
A dialogue between a Catholic & Protestant

First Lines:
You sons and daughters of each persuation
You sons and daughters of each persuasion

Themes:
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3403

Titles:
A dialogue between a priest & a parson

First Lines:
You sons and daughter of each persuasion

Themes:
Religious controversy - Ireland

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V257

Titles:
The black flag
Black flag
The black thorn stick
Black thorn stick

First Lines:
Oh! ever a rover's life for me
O ever a rover's life for me
You sons of old Grania I call your attention
Oh, ever a rover's life for me!
You sons of old Granua I call your attention
Oh, ever a rover's life for me

Themes:
Piracy
Religious controversy - Ireland

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