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Lashley's York Miscellany [T115386] [Ecco]

DMI number:
508
Publication Date:
1734
ESTC number:
T115386
EEBO/ECCO link:
CW100796854
Shelfmark:
ECCO - BOD
Full Title:
[i]LASHLEY[/i]'s | YORK MISCELLANY; | CONTAINING A | COLLECTION | OF ALL THE | Letters, Ballads, Advertisements, Para- | graphs in the News-Papers, &c. that | have been published by both Parties | since the Contest about the late City | and County Elections first begun. | Through which is interspersed some Poetical Per-| formances, and several other curious Pieces, | never before published. | [rule] | [epigraph] | [ornament] | [rule] | [i]YORK[/i], Printed for the PUBLISHER, and Sold at his | Shop in [i]High Ousegate.[/i] M,DCC,XXXIV.
Epigraph:
[i]Quiquid agunt homines,[/i] votum, timor, ira, voluptas, | Gaudia, discursus, [i]nostri est farago libelli.[/i]
Place of Publication:
London
Format:
Octavo
Comments:
CONTENTS: Prose and other non-verse items pp. 1-5, 8-9, 13, 18, 22, 23-24, 26, 30-31, 33-38, 39, 41-42, 46-48, 50-52, 58-59, 61-62, 63-74, 74-78, 81-82. MISCELLANY GENRE: topical, location specific, newspaper spinoff.
Other matter:
PREFATORY MATTER: Preface signed 'Tho. Lashley' (p.iii); leaf containing a paragraph 'omitted thro' Mistake...the Reader may please to place it according to the Date' (p.iv).
Content/Publication
First Line:
As I've been at such great expense
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p.iv
Poem Title:
[no title]
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Since discord and faction are risen so high
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pp.5-6
Poem Title:
An Excellent New Song. The Abbot of Canterbury.
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Ye Yorkshire freeholders whose generous hearts
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pp.6-8
Poem Title:
Advice to the Freeholders. A new Song in an old Way of Thinking.
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First Line:
A meeting at York was appointed of late
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pp.9-11
Poem Title:
Tom Thumb, a Candidate.
Attribution:
By Tom Thumb, Boot-Catcher of the Angel-Inn in Doncaster
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First Line:
An election there was or twas said there would be
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pp.11-13
Poem Title:
The Craven New Ballad. A Cobler there was --
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Gentlemen let us be merry and wise
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pp.13-14
Poem Title:
Old England.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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First Line:
Come listen a while to a well meaning song
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pp.14-16
Poem Title:
Good Advice to the Citizens of York.
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First Line:
What beauties does Albion disclose
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pp.16-17
Poem Title:
A New Song in Praise of Sir John Kaye. Smiles upon Tweed.
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First Line:
While every artifice of late
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pp.18-20
Poem Title:
A Song. To all fair Ladies now at Land.
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What a gallant brave company of volunteers
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pp.21-22
Poem Title:
A Song on the Parish-Meeting of All-Saints in the Pavement...Lumps of Pudding.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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First Line:
Come all you jolly freeholders
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pp.22-23
Poem Title:
The Knaresbrough Ballad; addressed to the Free holders of Yorkshire. Cuddle my Cuddy.
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First Line:
Let all true British hearts rejoice
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p.25
Poem Title:
A new Tory Song, in Praise of Sir Miles Stapylton...The Twenty Ninth of May.
Attribution:
Written by William Sanders
Attributed To:
William Sanders
First Line:
Come all you freeholders of this noble shire
Page No:
pp.26-27
Poem Title:
The Ripon New Ballad, in Praise of Sir Miles Stapylton. Bellswager of Old.
Attribution:
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First Line:
We've oft been told and more's the pity
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pp.27-28
Poem Title:
A Medley Song...Part I. Pity De Vol.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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First Line:
We'll not cast our courage down nor mind what they do say
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p.28
Poem Title:
Part II. To an excellent Tune.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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First Line:
How our candidate has been abused
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p.29
Poem Title:
Part III. Old Sir Simon the King.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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First Line:
Gentlemen let us appear upon the appointed day
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pp.29-30
Poem Title:
Part IV. Ranting Roring Willy.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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First Line:
The enemies of Sir John Kaye
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pp.31-32
Poem Title:
A Medley Song...Part I. Let all brave Souls that love the Church.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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First Line:
The only way to gain our ends
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p.32
Poem Title:
Part II. Sturdy Beggars.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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First Line:
When that we see the books closed
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p.33
Poem Title:
Part III. Old Sir Simon the King.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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First Line:
There were some jolly porters true brothers of the knot
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p.38
Poem Title:
The Porters Song...Jolly Beggars.
Attribution:
By J. Cattel
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J. Cattel
First Line:
Gentlemen | It being much to be apprehended
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pp.40-41
Poem Title:
The Same in Metre.
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First Line:
Oh dear sir what's the matter you seem so full of grief
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pp.42-46
Poem Title:
A Dialogue betwixt a Great Man and his Son...Sturdy Beggars.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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First Line:
May every honest freeman stand firm by Sir John Kaye
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pp.49-50
Poem Title:
A Song for the Election-Day...To an excellent Tune.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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First Line:
By public voice distinguished and approved
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pp.52-54
Poem Title:
To Sir John Kaye, on His being Elected to serve in Parliament for the City of York.
Attribution:
By Stephen Maxwell
Attributed To:
Stephen Maxwell
First Line:
Come brave boys be ye merry and gay
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pp.55-56
Poem Title:
A Song after Sir John was chose...Jockey and Jenny.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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First Line:
What whispering voices we hear
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pp.56-58
Poem Title:
The Second Part of the Praise of Sir John Kaye and Prosperity to the rechosen Member, upon Sir William's giving up his Part in the Election. Smiles upon Tweed.
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First Line:
Come all you freeholders sing and rejoice
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pp.60-61
Poem Title:
A new Copy of Verses on the ensuing Election.
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First Line:
Brave yorkshire freeholders advance and appear
Page No:
pp.62-63
Poem Title:
Advice to the Freeholders...Old England.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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First Line:
At length the contests cease the courts are clear
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p.74
Poem Title:
To Sir Miles Stapylton, Bart.
Attribution:
W. C.
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First Line:
Oh now brave boys this long
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pp.79-81
Poem Title:
A Song after Sir Miles was chose...Old Sir Simon the King.
Attribution:
By T. L.
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