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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13084

Titles:
The bumkin's journey to London

First Lines:
A bumkin I was bred to a plough jogging life

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4837

Titles:
I couldn't think of such a thing

First Lines:
A little time ago my old aunt Grizzle chanc'd to die

Themes:
Inheritance
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1200

Titles:
Lumkin and Fan
Lumpkin and his Fan

First Lines:
Thou knowest, my dear Lumpkin, my own darling son
Thou knowest, my dear Lumkin, my own darling son

Themes:
Marriage
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 12739

Titles:
Hodge and his leather breeches
Leather breeches

First Lines:
Altho' a simple clown
Although a simple clown

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3200

Titles:
John Lump's journey from York

First Lines:
I'ze just arriv'd from York

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9513

Titles:
The answer to Quite politely

First Lines:
If in London town you'll live

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5619

Titles:
Crikey what will master say?
Crikey! what will master say

First Lines:
From a country village t'other day
From a country village t'o day

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7477

Titles:
The fashions or Farmer Stump's journey to London
The fashions: or Farmer Stumps journey to London
Hobnail's hit at the fashions
Farmer Stump's description of the fashions

First Lines:
I am a poor country lad and humble is my lot
I am a poor country lad, and humble's my lot

Themes:
Countryman in London
Fashions

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4716

Titles:
Flare up! Or, the countryman in London

First Lines:
I am a Yorkshireman it's true, three months I have been married

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V641

Titles:
Lunnun is the devil
Lunnan is the devil

First Lines:
When at home with mam and dad, we never had no fun sirs
When at home with dad

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3199

Titles:
Dicky Lumskull's occupations in London

First Lines:
My father was a Yorkshireman

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V710

Titles:
Dashing Jerry

First Lines:
What d'ye think of London town

Themes:
Dandies
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 1510

Titles:
A young man from the country
I'm a young man from the country, but you don't get over me

First Lines:
When I was down in Lancashire, I heard of the renown

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 21393

Titles:
And her golden hair was hanging down her back

First Lines:
There was once a country maiden came to London for a trip
There was once a simple maiden, came to New York on a trip

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1382

Titles:
Vanity fair! or A rough draught of London, by a country bumkin

First Lines:
What's a poor simple clown

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7488

Titles:
Roley poley over!

First Lines:
I am a simple country lad

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3204

Titles:
News from Hide-park, or, A very merry passage which hapned betwixt a North country gentleman, and a very gaudy gallant lady of pleasure
Newes from Hide-park: or A very merry passage which happen'd betwixt a North country gentleman, and a very gaudy gallant lady of pleasure
Newes from Hide-park. Or a very merry passage which happened betwixt a North country gentleman, and a very gaudy gallant lady of pleasure
News from Hide-park; or, A very merry passage that happened between a North-country gentleman, and a very gaudy gallant lady of pleasure
News from Hyde-park. Or, a merry passage that happened between a North country gentleman and a very gaudy gallant lady of pleasure

First Lines:
One evening, a little before it was dark
One evening a little before it was dark

Themes:
Prostitution
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4823

Titles:
This London agrah! is the devil's own shop

First Lines:
From great Londonderry to London so merry

Subjects:
London (England)

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6542

Titles:
The farmer's blunder
The farmers blunder

First Lines:
A while but attend and a tale I'll relate

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V12519

Titles:
Country life, contrasted with the pleasures of town
Country and town, a favourite song

First Lines:
In London I never know what to be at

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6757

Titles:
The forty thieves
A peep at the forty thieves; or, Cuddy Clumps first visit to London

First Lines:
Your pardon, kind gentlefolk, pray
Your pardon kind gentlefolk pray
Your pardon, kind gentlefolks, pray

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1693

Titles:
The countryman's ramble to London
Countryman's ramble to London
The scarlet runners

First Lines:
At whoam a simple country lad
The scarlet runners we are called

Themes:
Military
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8723

Titles:
John Grouse & Mother Goose
John Grouse and Mother Goose

First Lines:
I be come up to London, that whirligig plaee [sic]
I be come up to London, that whirligig place

Themes:
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7546

Titles:
My pretty village maid

First Lines:
'Twas near the village church

Themes:
Adultery
Countryman in London

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V6543

Titles:
The biter's bit, or the Farmer's blunder, a tale
The biters bit; or the Farmer's blunder. A tale
The biter bit, or the farmer's blunder, a tale

First Lines:
A farmer once to London went

Themes:
Countryman in London

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