Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project

Verses in Vogue with the Vulgar

Sheet Music for "The Fair Lass of Islington"


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Thomas D’Urfey, Wit and Mirth, or Pills to Purge Melancholy, 6 vols. (1720, facsimile reprint, New York: Folklore Library, 1959), 5:46. Courtesy of Folklore Associates

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“Sheet Music for "The Fair Lass of Islington",” Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project, accessed February 21, 2024,