Alphabet Song (V)
DESCRIPTION: "A stands for apple that grew on a tree B was the boat that would hold you and me ... Z the new Zealander with his fine figured face."
EARLIEST DATE: 1910 (Reeves-Sharp)
KEYWORDS: ship work food nonballad animal bird
FOUND IN: Britain(England(South))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Reeves-Sharp 3, "The Alphabet" (1 text)
cf. "Alphabet Song" (I) (structure) and references there
NOTES: Reeves-Sharp shares five of twenty-six items with Peacock ["Alphabet Song" (I)] and, of those, only A's line was close to being the same. - BS
Last updated in version 2.6
Go to the Ballad Search form
Go to the Ballad Index Song List
Go to the Ballad Index Instructions
Go to the Ballad Index Bibliography or Discography
The Ballad Index Copyright 2017 by Robert B. Waltz and David G. Engle.