Adam catch'd Eve (Joseph Baildon)
- (Posted 2012-08-27) CPDL #27012:
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Title: Adam catch'd Eve
Composer: Joseph Baildon
Lyrics: Anon, probably the composer
Description: One of Baildon's catches in which the risque text is undisguised.
Original text and translations
Adam catch'd Eve by the furbelow;
And that's the oldest catch I know.
Oh, Ho! Did he so?