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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3882

Titles:
Moggy's confession. Or, A A [sic] comical dialogue between the mother and daughter, about blith Jockey's love and kindness

First Lines:
Young Jockey a muckle lad, bonny and boon

Subjects:
Scotland

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V9088

Titles:
The fair sex

First Lines:
When Eve brought \"woe\" to all mankind

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10087

Titles:
On the fair sex

First Lines:
Oh, woman they say was created one day

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V11286

Titles:
The young mans vindication, against the Virgins complaint
The young-mans vindication against The virgins complaint
The young mans vindication against the virgins complaint

First Lines:
Sweet virgin, hath disdain, mov'd you to passion
Sweet virgin, hath disdain mov'd you to passion

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V14079

Titles:
The pleasure of scolding

First Lines:
Some women take delight in dress

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V8317

Titles:
Lancashire witches
The Lancashire witches!
The Lancashire witches

First Lines:
In vain I attempt to describe
In vain I attempted to describe

Subjects:
Lancashire (England)

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4426

Titles:
There is nothing can equal a good woman still
Nothing can equal a good woman still

First Lines:
You sweet pretty lasses wherever you be

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V362

Titles:
Clementina Clemmins

First Lines:
Talk about modest girls, and I've seen a few

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3828

Titles:
Sweet seventeen, and never been kissed

First Lines:
In this age when the girls become women at ten

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1191

Titles:
Woman's tongue

First Lines:
In poesy's measured lines, I have read of many times

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V13053

Titles:
Encore to Pet of the village

First Lines:
Ye lasses of me need no longer be jealous

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5840

Titles:
Stick up for the women, and nine hours a day

First Lines:
All thro' this good old land of ours

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10089

Titles:
The fair sex vindicated

First Lines:
Ye railers and snarlers who envy the fair

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3389

Titles:
The merry girls of England

First Lines:
The merry girls of England

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V3431

Titles:
The doctors medicines and counsel which he gave to a maiden, or, A cloak for a gross widdow

First Lines:
Draw near young lasses that in the street passes

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V7263

Titles:
The ladies alphabet

First Lines:
A stands for Annie, she's a pretty girl I know

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1662

Titles:
Heres a health to the ladies
Here's a health to the ladies, God bless them
Health to the ladies

First Lines:
Oh! woman, dear woman, the charm of our life
Oh woman dear woman, the charm of our life

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: 728

Titles:
Old Adam
When Adam was first created
Adam and Eve
Adam & Eve

First Lines:
Good people give ear to my fancy
Both sexes give ear to my song
Both sexes give here [sic] to my fancy
Both sexes give ear to my fancy

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4446

Titles:
There's nothing like the ladies

First Lines:
Dear ladies all, both short and tall

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V10090

Titles:
The fair sex defended

First Lines:
The goodness of women some men will dispute

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V305

Titles:
Call her back and kiss her

First Lines:
There's nothing half so charming

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V2116

Titles:
Young maid's advice

First Lines:
Young men pray attend while I give you advice

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V5405

Titles:
Miss Flora Pink
Miss Flora Pink, or A nice young gal for all that

First Lines:
Miss Flora Pink, at me she'd wink

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1147

Titles:
Youth and bloom

First Lines:
Last night I dream'd I loll'd asleep
One night I dreamed I lulled asleep as Morpheus lay reposing
One night I dreamed I lulled asleep

Themes:
Women

Ballad Work - Roud Number: V1270

Titles:
Female liberty regained. A new song
Female liberty regained

First Lines:
The men have long boasted an absolute sway

Themes:
Women

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