Broadside Ballads Online

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MS. Rawl. poet. 207(130-133) is another edition.

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  • ESTC: T4380

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Viewing: MS. Rawl. D 383(f. 75)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 223

Title: An excellent new ballad, to the tune of Chevy chace

First Line: God prosper long our noble king

Tune: Chevy chase

Subjects:  Newcastle, Thomas Pelham-Holles, Duke of, 1693-1768George II, king of Great Britain, 1683-1760

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century1717

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V23645

Title: The petition

First Line: To you, German sir, a petition I bring

Tune: Which no body can deny

Subjects:  George I, king of Great Britain, 1660-1727

Themes:  Politics and government - 18th century

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