Document ReferencePw V 774
TitleMS song, untitled, 'Ye Commons and Peers, who are bound by your Pay'; 28 Feb. 1734
Date28 February 1734
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionUntitled poem, known elsewhere as 'Jack French - mans Defeat', Oudenarde, 1708.

Text consists of fourteen 3-line verses, plus refrain.

Copy dated 28 February 1734.
First Line of PoemYe Commons and Peers, who are bound by your Pay
Last Line of PoemWhen I've nothing to ask and you nothing to spend
Physical DescriptionSingle folio
Descriptive FeaturesCountermark: Royal Cipher, crowned GR surrounded by palm fronds and enclosed in a circle, 42 x 42 mm; central mark, monogram IL, 17 x 14 mm
Related MaterialUniversity of Nottingham Library: Pw V 782
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Publication NoteJ.W. Ebsworth (ed.), Bagford Ballads (1878) I, p 386
Simpson, The British Broadside Ballad, pp 274-78
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