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Thread #35501   Message #484946
Posted By: GUEST,X
16-Jun-01 - 08:37 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Lobster song (aka crabfish, crayfish etc)
Subject: RE: Lobster song (aka crabfish, crayfish et
15th century is pure bullshit. It's the 1st song in Ed Cray's 'The Erotic Muse' 2nd ed., 1992. He says earliest song version is of 1620 (more likely c 1625-35 = Percy Folio MS), and prose form, 1610.