EBBA 30831

British Library - Roxburghe
Recording Information
Ballad Title Religion made a Cloak for Villany / OR, / The Loyal Subjects Delight. / Who is neither VVHIGG nor TORY. / Being a most Pleasant New Play SONG. / Alas! what pitty is't, when thus we see / Religious Masques oft cover Villany; / Tory and Whigg contend for Loyalty, / When both alike do Envy Monarchy: / The Name of Jesuit, Fryar, and Monk's forgot, / 'Tis Whigg and Tory mannage all the Plot, / Under those Names, Rome and Genevea lurk, / And daily carry on their Cursed Work.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, Now, now the Fight's done.
Standard Tune Title Now, Now the Fight's Done
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