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" Beside the river Dee ; He worked and sang from morn till night, No lark more blithe than he ; And this the burden of his song For ever used to be, — " I envy nobody ; no, not I, And nobody envies me ! "  "
Ancient and Modern Scottish Songs, Heroic Ballads, Etc - Page 297
edited by - 1870
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The Book of Nursery Rhymes, Tales, and Fables: A Gift for All Seasons

Lawrence Lovechild - Nursery rhymes - 1847 - 102 pages
...blackbird once -*- Lived in a cherry-tree, He chirp'd and sung from morn to night, No bird so blithe as he ; And this the burden of his song For ever used to be, Good boys shall have cherries as soon as they 're ripe, But naughty boys none from me. I 1 ' I ' 58....
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Twenty-six Years of the Life of an Actor and Manager: Interspersed ..., Volume 1

Francis Courtney Wemyss - Actors - 1846
...Judah," aided by MR. BHOUGH, . who made his first appearance on the Philadelphia stage, in this opera. " There was a jolly miller once lived on the River Dee, He drank and sang from mom to night, no one more blythe than heAnd this the burden of his song, forever...
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The family Jo: Miller; a drawing-room jest book

Joe Miller - 1848
...Cambro-Anglican border. Hear the poet : — " He worked and sang from morn till night; No lark so blithe as he. And this the burden of his song For ever used to be — e, I care for nohody, no not I, And nobody cares for me." What a picture of honest industry, what...
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Theatrical Biography: Or, The Life of an Actor and Manager; Interspersed ...

Francis Courtney Wemyss - Actors - 1848 - 324 pages
...Judah," aided by Ms. BKOUGH, who made his first appearance on the Philadelphia stage, in this opera. " There was a jolly miller once lived on the River Dee, He drank and sang from morn to night, no one more blythe than he ; And this the burden of his song, forever...
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The British minstrel; A choice collection of modern songs. 2 pt. [in 1 vol ...

British minstrel - 1848
...ever glass to the brim. &c, THERE WAS A JOLLY MILLER. Music — at Duncomh's, Middle-Row, Ilolhorn. THERE was a jolly miller, once lived on the river Dee, He danced and sang from morn till night, — no lark so hlithe as he; And this the hurden of his song...
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Theatrical Biography: Or, The Life of an Actor and Manager

Francis Courtney Wemyss - Actors - 1848 - 324 pages
...Judah," aided bj MB. BROTTSH, who made his first appearance on the Philadelphia stage, in this opera. " There was a jolly miller once lived on the River Dee, He drank and sang from morn to night, no one more blythe than he; And this the burden of his song, forever...
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The Works of Robert Burns: Containing His Life

Robert Burns - English poetry - 1849 - 425 pages
...miller once Lived on the river Dee ; He wrought and sung from morn till n'ght, No lark more blythe than he. And this the burden of his song For ever used to be ; I care f<y nobody, no, not I, If nobody cares for me. And M, Vc. When spring liegan it merry career, O,...
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Notes and Queries

Electronic journals - 1901
...without the second stanza. The foundation was C. Jonson's ' Village Opera,' 1729. THE JOLLY MILLER. There was a jolly miller once lived on the river Dee; He work'd and sang from morn till night, no lark more blithe than he ; And this the burthen of his song...
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Notes and Queries

Questions and answers - 1901
...in 1824, " not because it was Scotch, but on account of its merited popularity." THE JOLLY 3IILLEB. There was a jolly miller once lived on the river Dee ; He work'd and sang from morn till night, no lark more blithe than he ; And this the burthen of his song...
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The Book of English Songs: From the Sixteenth to the Ninteenth Century

Charles Mackay - Ballads, English - 1851 - 312 pages
...merits preservation.— AIEIN. THERE WAS A JOLLY MILLER. From BICRERSTATF'S " Love in a Village." 1762. THERE was a jolly miller once lived on the river Dee, He danced and sang from morn till night, no lark so blithe as he, And this the burden of his song for...
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