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Thread #162666   Message #3885229
Posted By: Jim Carroll
28-Oct-17 - 04:49 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
"(But sorry for continuing the thread drift.)"
I think understanding such things is part and parcel of these discussions Richard
Bob, with his friend, Mike Herring, did similar work with the song, 'Drink Old England Dry', linking the verse about the Dutchman with the draining of The Fens
Jim Carroll