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Work boys work (Title)
Workhouse boy (Title)
Workhouse door (Title)
Workhouse girl (Title)
Working hard is my delight industry I crave (First Line)
Working men of England (Title)
Working overtime (Title)
Worksop town or Puddings and pies (Title)
Work work work (First Line)
World turnd upside down (Title)
World turned upside down (Title)
Worse and worse Or The exalted barbers downfall (Title)
Worth of a husband (Title)
Worth of a sailor (Title)
Worth of a woman (Title)
Worthy gentlemen all (First Line)
Worthy is the lamb (Title)
Worthy the Lamb (Title)
Woud [sic] you know my good friend what a honeymoon is (First Line)
Woudst know my lad why evry tar (First Line)
Would any man of common sense (First Line)
Would I were with thee (Title)
Would I were with thee every day and hour (First Line)
Wouldst thou know me gentle maiden (First Line)
Would ye see the world in little (First Line)

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