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Ballad Work - Roud Number: V4606

Paul and Nanny: or, Take care how ye marry

First Lines:
You batchelors all that are willing to marry

Domestic relations
Marriage - men

Edition - Bod20162

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Date  1761

Imprint: Printed in the Year, M.DCC.LXI.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V4606

Title: Paul and Nanny: or, Take care how ye marry

First Line: You batchelors all that are willing to marry

Themes:  Marriage - menDomestic relations

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V20594

Title: The duce sure is in him for plaguing me so. An excellent new song

First Line: Young Colin protests I'm his joy and delight

Performers:  Stephenson

Performance Locations:  Vauxhall Gardens

Johnson Ballads 2749

Notes:  Torn upper left corner. On the reverse: A true and wonderful account, of the strange and uncommon apparition of James Ratcliff [prose]

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