Four Favourite Comic Songs. The cork leg and steam arm. The great sea snake. The sailor's consolation. The wonderful nose.

Files

Woodcut on title-page portraying a dancing man wearing hat and open jacket with raised hand
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Title

Four Favourite Comic Songs. The cork leg and steam arm. The great sea snake. The sailor's consolation. The wonderful nose.

Alternative Title

The cork leg and steam arm
The great sea snake
The sailor's consolation
The wonderful nose

Publisher

Glasgow: Printed for the Booksellers

Date

1840-1850 per National Library of Scotland

Extent

8 pages
16 cm

Identifier

Description

28 printed at the foot of title page
Woodcut #03: Illustration on title-page of a dancing sailor wearing a hat, scarf, and open jacket

Type

ballads & songs

Subject

Chapbooks - Scotland - Glasgow
Wit and Humor

Source

Archival & Special Collections, University of Guelph Library, Guelph, Ontario

Format

JPEGs and PDF derived from master file, which was scanned from the original book in 24-bit color at 600 dpi in TIFF format using an Epson Expression 10000XL scanner.

Rights

In the public domain; For high quality reproductions, contact Archival & Special Collections, University of Guelph. libaspc@uoguelph.ca, 519-824-4120, Ext. 53413

Contributor

Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph Library, Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Citation

“Four Favourite Comic Songs. The cork leg and steam arm. The great sea snake. The sailor's consolation. The wonderful nose.,” Scottish Chapbooks, accessed November 29, 2022, https://scottishchapbooks.lib.uoguelph.ca/items/show/1039.
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