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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11436

Duck leg'd Dick had a donkey

First Lines:
Duck leg'd Dick had a donkey

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7631

Paddy from Cork, with his coat buttoned behind

First Lines:
Dublin's a duck of a city



Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9666

Bad luck can't be prevented

First Lines:
Duck-leg Dick had a donkey

Brixton Prison (London, England)

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2820

She wanted to go to the Derby

First Lines:
I once fell in love with a duck of a girl

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3052

The wheedling gilts of White-Cross-street; or A poem on the two driping-pan scrapers, and my lady Lu---y, receiver of the stuff
The wonderful ducks!
The wonderful ducks
Wonderful ducks

First Lines:
Rouze now my muse, surely in such a cause
There was Jerry Duck, and old mother Grigg
There was Jerry Mc.Grigg, and old mrs. Grigg
There was Jerry Mc.Grigg, and old mother Duck
There was Jerry Mc.Grigg and old mrs. Grigg
There was Jerry Mc.Grigg, and old mr. Grigg


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