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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9356

Titles:
There are worse-looking fellows than me

First Lines:
'Tis a blessing in every state

Themes:
Sexual boasts

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3946

Titles:
The sprightly Irishman
A new song on the royal wedding
The royal wedding!

First Lines:
I am a weaver by my trade
Good people draw near and attend for a while
Good peoplc [sic] draw near and attend for awhilo [sic]

Subjects:
Alexandra, Queen, Consort of Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1844-1925
Edward VII, King of Great Britain, 1841-1910

Themes:
Weavers
Irish
Sexual boasts
1863
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 518

Titles:
The rambing [sic] sailor
The rambling sailor
The rambling miner
Rambling soldier
Rambling sailor
The rambling soldier

First Lines:
I am a soldier blithe and gay
I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I have crossed the ocean
I am a miner stout and bold
I am a sailor stout & bold long time I have ploughed the ocean
I am a soldier blythe and gay
I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I've plough'd the ocean
I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I have ploughed the ocean
I am a sailor stout & bold, long time I have ploughed the ocean
I am a sailor stout and bold
I am a sailor stout and bold, long time I've crossed the ocean

Subjects:
Plymouth (England)
Dover (England)
Woolwich (England)
Liverpool (England)
Greenwich (England)

Themes:
Sexual boasts
Sailors
Prostitution
Coalmines and mining
Soldiers
Naval

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