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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3036

Titles:
The flea!
The flea. A comic parody on The sea
The flea

First Lines:
The flea, the flea, the hopping flea
The flea! the flea! the hopping flea!
The flea! the flea! the hopping flea

Themes:
Fleas

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V107

Titles:
Address to ten thousand fleas

First Lines:
Hence, ye disturbers of my sleep

Themes:
Fleas

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5332

Titles:
Scotch fleas, or the Marriage of Donald and Maggy M'Craw

First Lines:
Twas a wearifu wark, that befel i' the dark

Themes:
Fleas

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3039

Titles:
Irish stew
\"The Keating's powder and the flea\"

First Lines:
On a summer's day in May
I am going to tell you a tale so fine

Themes:
Food
Fleas

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3035

Titles:
Three cheers for an Irish stew. Parody on Red, White, and Blue
Lively flea
The real Irish stew
The lively flea

First Lines:
Some like red herrings, fresh from the ocean
Some like herrings red from the ocean
Oh, a dainty old chap is the lively flea

Themes:
Fleas

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5408

Titles:
Duncan & Maggie M'Craw

First Lines:
'Twas a wearie fu' wark, that befel in the dark

Themes:
Fleas

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3031

Titles:
Woman kill that flea (Parody on \"Woodman spare that tree\")
Our glorious flag Red, white and blue

First Lines:
Old women kill that flea
Come to the field of fame, boys, come

Themes:
American Civil War, 1861-1865

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3034

Titles:
Hurrah for an Irish stew
The bug and flea

First Lines:
Hurrah for an Irish stew
Hurrah! for an Irish stew!
Said a west country flea to a London bug

Themes:
City vs. country

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3037

Titles:
A pen'orth of Irish stew
The wonderful flea

First Lines:
I am ask'd to sing, and lies I hate
Old John Bull was a farmer and well known among his neighbours

Themes:
Fleas
Politics and government - 19th century

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3040

Titles:
The finger & the flea
The white flag; or Boney's abdication

First Lines:
Oh! Paris is in perpetual f├Ęte
Great news brother Britons our joy freely share

Subjects:
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821

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