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Posted By: Vic Smith
23-Aug-18 - 09:36 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
Has anyone ever totted up the relative frequency of the jobs that characters in songs did?

I don't think so, but there is a pi-chart showing causes of death in traditional English folk songs

.... and by 'traditional' we mean songs that have been created by .... AAAAARRRGGGHHHH!!!