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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4822

Titles:
The devil to pay; or The state indifference

First Lines:
Britons. Give ear; I sing in doleful lay

Themes:
Taxation

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8113

Titles:
The budget open'd

First Lines:
The budget is open, give ear to my plan

Themes:
Taxation

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8117

Titles:
A new song. Entitled Master Billy Pitt's budget; or A touch on the times

First Lines:
Ye boobies of Britain, who lately thought fit

Themes:
Taxation

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12854

Titles:
The income tax

First Lines:
Oh what wonders, what novels in this age there be

Themes:
Taxation

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12858

Titles:
Appeal against the income tax

First Lines:
John Smith, he was a working man

Themes:
Taxation

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7604

Titles:
The queen & the taxes

First Lines:
O in the house, the other night

Themes:
Taxation

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7612

Titles:
The bountifull brewers: who pays the King's taxes out of the poor men's purses

First Lines:
In this present reign, the war to maintain

Themes:
Taxation

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12856

Titles:
That income tax! A popular parody on \"Those evening bells\"

First Lines:
That income tax -- tha[t] income tax!

Themes:
Taxation

Edition - Bod4812

Imprint Names:  Deacon, J.Blare, J.Brooksby, P.Back, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondonLondonLondon

Date  between 1683 and 1696

Imprint: Printed for P. Brooksby, J. Deacon, J. Blare, and J. Back


Ballad - Roud Number: V7612

Title: The bountifull brewers: who pays the King's taxes out of the poor men's purses

First Line: In this present reign, the war to maintain

Tune: An orange

Themes:  Taxation

Firth c.23(49)

Notes:  Negative photograph of: Pepys Ballads IV:335


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Edition - Bod4944

Imprint Names:  Reynolds, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1733

Imprint: London: Printed by T. Reynolds, MDCCXXXIII

Notes:  MS. Eng. poet. c.41(ff. 88-91) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V26504

Title: Britannia excisa: Britain excis'd. A new ballad

First Line: Folks talk of supplies

References:

ESTC: T83649

Themes:  Taxation

G. Pamph. 71(20)





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Harding C 3820(2)





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Pamph. 400(16)







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MS. Ballard 47(ff. 110-113)





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Edition - Bod4955

Imprint Names:  Reynolds, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1733

Imprint: London: Printed by T. Reynolds, 1733


Ballad - Roud Number: V26504

Title: Britannia excisa: Britain excis'd. A new ballad

First Line: Folks talk of supplies

References:

ESTC: N15585

Themes:  Taxation

MS. Eng. poet. c.41(ff. 88-91)

Notes:  MS. Ballard 47(ff. 110-113) is another edition.






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Edition - Bod4958

Imprint Names:  Cooper, T.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1733

Imprint: London: Printed for T. Cooper, at the Globe in Ivy-Lane, M,DCC,XXXIII

Notes:  8 p.


Ballad

Title: A sequel to Britannia excisa. A new political ballad

First Line: Good people draw near

Tune: Ye Commons and Peers

References:

ESTC: T83650

Themes:  Taxation

Pamph. 400(17)







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Edition - Bod5693

Imprint Names:  Fortey, W.S.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1858 and 1885

Imprint: London: Printed at the \"Catnach Press,\" by W.S. Fortey, Monmouth-Court, Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V3330

Title: The tax on gin

First Line: There's something new starts every day

Themes:  Taxation

Firth c.16(222)

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Harding B 11(3742)

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Johnson Ballads 444

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Edition - Bod391

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8113

Title: The budget open'd

First Line: The budget is open, give ear to my plan

Themes:  Taxation

Johnson Ballads fol. 327

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod564

Imprint Names:  James, W.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  1733

Imprint: London: Printed for W. James, in the Strand; and sold by the Booksellers and Pamphletsellers of London and Westminster MDCCXXXIII

Notes:  8 p. With a prose dedication


Ballad

Title: An excise elegy: or The dragon demolish'd. A new ballad. 2nd ed

First Line: Good people of England I pray ye draw near

Authors:  Philalethes (Pseudonym)

References:

ESTC: N71133

Themes:  Taxation

Pamph. 400(19)

Notes:  Imperfect: torn.








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Edition - Bod6661

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Imprint: P. Brereton, Printer 1 Lr Exchange, St Dublin

Notes:  2806 b.9(76) and Harding B 26(211) are two issues of another edition.


Ballad

Title: A new song on the general taxatio [sic] of our days

First Line: Come neibours [sic] draw near till I tell you a tail [sic]

Themes:  Taxation

Firth c.16(229)

Notes:  Slip.


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Harding B 26(212)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod3852

Imprint Names:  Brereton, P.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  c.1867

Notes:  Harding B 26(210) is another issue Harding B 26(212) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V17508

Title: A new song on the general tapation [sic] of our days

First Line: Come neighbonrs [sic] draw near till I tell you a tale

Themes:  Taxation

Harding B 26(211)

Notes:  Slip. Slip.


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Johnson Ballads 2261a

Notes:  Slip. Slip.

Edition - Bod11090

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  [1785]

Ballad - Roud Number: V8117

Title: A new song. Entitled Master Billy Pitt's budget; or A touch on the times

First Line: Ye boobies of Britain, who lately thought fit

Tune: A cobbler there was

References:

ESTC: N71587

Themes:  Taxation

G.A. Warw. b.1(735)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod11778

Imprint Names:  Paul, C.Morgan, J.

Imprint Locations:  LondonLondon

Date  18--

Imprint: Paul, Printer, 18 Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials. Sold by J. Morgan, 46 Brick Lane, Spitalfields


Ballad - Roud Number: V6086

Title: Hard times & no beer

First Line: You Englishman [sic] and Irishmen

Subjects:  Peel, Robert, Sir, 1788-1850Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, Duke of, 1769-1852Albert, Prince Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1861

Themes:  Taxation

Harding B 11(1473)

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Edition - Bod12072

Imprint Names:  Such, H.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1863 and 1885

Imprint: H. Such, Machine Printer, 177, Union-st, Boro'.


Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull and the taxes

First Line: Here is some lines about the times

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Taxation

Harding B 14(296)

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Edition - Bod12792

Imprint Names:  White, J.

Imprint Locations:  Liverpool

Imprint: J. White, Printer, 8, Rose-place, Liverpool


Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull and the taxes

First Line: Here are some lines about the times

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Taxation

Harding B 14(298)

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Edition - Bod13197

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1840]

Imprint: Catnach [P]rinter [2] & 3, Monmouth-court, Seve[n] Dials

Notes:  Harding B 14(293) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull, and the taxes

First Line: Here is some lines about the times

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Taxation

Harding B 14(294)

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Edition - Bod13261

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  [1840]

Imprint: Catnach [P]rinter [2] & 3, Monmouth-court, Seve[n] Dials

Notes:  Harding B 14(294) is another impression.


Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull, and the taxes

First Line: Here is some lines about the times

Authors:  Morgan, John

Themes:  Taxation

Harding B 14(293)

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Edition - Bod13442

Imprint Names:  Merry, M.A.

Imprint Locations:  Bedford

Date  [1854]

Imprint: Bedford: Sold by M.A. Merry, Castle lane


Ballad - Roud Number: V3330

Title: The tax on gin!

First Line: There's something new starts every day

Themes:  Taxation

Firth b.25(580)

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Edition - Bod7932

Imprint Names:  Walker, B.

Imprint Locations:  Bradford

Imprint: Sold Wholesale by B. Walker, 98, Westgate, Bradford

Series Identifier: 4


Ballad - Roud Number: V7603

Title: John Bull and the new taxes

First Line: Here are some lines about the times

Themes:  Taxation

Firth b.34(155)

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Firth c.16(224)

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Harding B 14(292)

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