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Thread #39187   Message #2366014
Posted By: GUEST,Murray on Saltspring
14-Jun-08 - 04:46 PM
Thread Name: Les Chansons de la France
Subject: RE: Les Chansons de la France
Monique's song [le cure de Pomponne] has exactly the same plot [and words] as a fairly old bawdy English song - "A Lovely Maid to a Friar Came", early 18th century perhaps, in several collections.