Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project

Verses in Vogue with the Vulgar

American taxation: a song of seventy-nine

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Additional Metadata

Date

1810-1814

Place of Publication

Boston.

Publisher

Coverly, Nathaniel, 1775?-1824, printer.

Subjects

Taxation
United States History Revolution, 1775-1783
England
Patriotism

First Line

While I rehearse my story, Americans give ear.

Identifiers

BIB ID: 272919
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocm31874998
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocn191452903
Gigi URL: http://gigi.mwa.org/netpub/server.np?quickfind=272919&sorton=filename&catalog=catalog&site=public&template=results.np
Ford, W.C. Thomas ballads, 8
Wegelin, O. Early American poetry, 1238
AAS General Catalog URL: http://catalog.mwa.org/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=272919

Physical Dimensions

30 x 23 cm.

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Citation

“American taxation: a song of seventy-nine,” Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project, accessed April 19, 2018, http://www.americanantiquarian.org/thomasballads/items/show/42.