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Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1850

Titles:
[T]he China man with his monkey nose
China man with a monkey nose
The China man with his monkey nose
The China man with the monkey nose

First Lines:
In China once there dwelt a great man

Themes:
Chinese

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5499

Titles:
A bull in a china shop
A bull in a china-shop
The bull in the china shop

First Lines:
You've heard of a frog in an opera hat
Youv'e heard of a frog in an opera hat
You've heard of a frog in a opera hat
You've heard of a frog in an opera-hat

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3354

Titles:
Jack's claim to Poll. A new song

First Lines:
Wou'd'st know my lad why ev'ry tar
Wou'd'st know, my lad why ev'ry tar

Subjects:
Morocco
China

Themes:
Sailors
Tea
Economy and trade

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 913

Titles:
The jolly roving tar
Jolly roving tar

First Lines:
It was in the town of Liverpool, all in the month of May
It was in London city and near to the highway
It was in London city & near to the highway
It was in London city, and near to the highway
It was in the town of Liverpool all in the month of May

Subjects:
China
Liverpool (England)
London (England)

Themes:
Sailors
Opium War, 1840-1842
Women sailors

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 372

Titles:
British man of war
The British man-of-war
British man-of-war
The British man of war
British man of [war]

First Lines:
It was down in yonder meadows, I carelessly did stray
It's down in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray
It was in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray
Twas down in yonders [sic] meadow I carelessly did stray
It was in yon meadows I carelessly did stray
It is down in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray
It was down in yonder meadow I carelessly did stray
It was down in yonder meadows I carelessly did stray

Subjects:
China

Themes:
Sailors
Opium War, 1840-1842
Naval battles
Naval

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