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When mighty roast beef was the Englishman's food

DMI number:
20746
First Line:
When mighty roast beef was the Englishman's food
Last Line:
But now we're a I could but goodnight | Oh the roast beef of old England and old English roast beef
Poem Genre / Form:
Song with refrain and Triplet
Themes:
Food and drink[roast beef] and Patriotism / glory of the British nation
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When mighty roast beef was the englishman's food
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But now you're a pack of I could but good night | Oh the roast beef of old England and old English roast beef
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When mighty roast beef was the Englishmens food
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And old English roast beef
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Content/Publication
Title:
The toper's delight or a pipe of the best [ESTC T124884]
Page No(s):
pp.58-59
Poem Title:
Songs in Praise of Good-Eating. Song I. Roast-Beef.
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