What a Row! with the Tories and Whigs. Tune, -"Oh dear! what can the matter be." [...]Chorus.[/] Oh dear, we are informed by authority, [/] The Tories are likely to gain a majority, [/] So the Corn Bill & whigs will be in the minority, [/] And Great Britain will have to lament.
Letterpress, very scarce. Sheet: 185 x 260mm, (7¼ x 10"). Paper tone. Glued to album sheet. Staining.
Political broadside discussing the General Election of 1841 though lyrics to be sung to the tune of 'Oh Dear! What Can the Matter Be!' Sir Robert Peel's Conservative Party took control of the House of Commons taking power from Lord Melbourne's Whig Party.
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