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Published by J. Barrow, Aug. 20, 1785. Sold by Parsley, Christ Church, Surry; and by Rich, No. 75, Fleet-Street


Ballad - Roud Number: V20457

Title: Mr. Axe and Mr. Tax. The fame of the shop, or Billy's desert

First Line: I sing of the shop


ESTC: T41499

Subjects:  Pitt, William, 1759-1806

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century


IconClass Codes:
44C312: Political caricatures and satires
47D8(AXE): Tools, aids, implements ~ crafts and industries: axe
61B2(Pitt, William, 1759-1806): Historical person (with NAME)


Shelfmark: Johnson Ballads fol. 295

Notes:  The illustration is coloured

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