Works with a theme of bawdry (31)

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  1. Gerry Carruthers

    Adam Armour's Prayer

    “Gude pity me, because I'm little ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Carruthers

  2. Gerda Stevenson

    Andrew And His Cutty Gun

    “When a' the lave gaed to their bed ...”

    A song performed by Gerda Stevenson

  3. Douglas Henshall

    As I look'd over yon castle wa'

    “As I looked o'er yon castle wa' ...”

    A poem performed by Douglas Henshall

  4. Ralph Riach

    Bonie Mary

    “When Mary cam over the border ...”

    A song written in 1793 and performed by Ralph Riach

  5. Elaine C Smith

    Cuddie the Cooper

    “There was a cooper they ca'd him Cuddy, ...”

    A song performed by Elaine C Smith

  6. Siobhan Redmond

    Denty Daivy

    “Bein pursued by the dragoons ...”

    A song performed by Siobhan Redmond

  7. Gerry Mulgrew

    Duncan Davidson

    “There was a lass, they ca'd her Meg ...”

    A poem performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  8. Denis Lawson

    Duncan Macleerie

    “Duncan Macleerie and Janet his wife, ...”

    A song performed by Denis Lawson

  9. Crawford Logan

    Gie The Lass Her Fairing

    “O gie the lass her fairing,lad ...”

    A song performed by Crawford Logan

  10. Dougray Scott

    Green grow the rashes [an older edition]

    “Green grow the rashes o ...”

    A song performed by Dougray Scott

  11. Laura Fraser

    How can I keep my maidenhead

    “How can I keep my maidenhead ...”

    A poem performed by Laura Fraser

  12. Robbie Coltrane

    Libel Summons

    “In truth and honour's name.-Amen. ...”

    A poem performed by Robbie Coltrane

  13. Billy Boyd

    Madgie cam to my bed stock

    “Madgie cam to my bedstock ...”

    A poem performed by Billy Boyd

  14. Gerry Mulgrew

    O gin I had her

    “O gin I had her ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Gerry Mulgrew

  15. Richard Wilson

    Ode to Spring

    “When maukin bucks, at early f ...”

    A poem written in 1794 and performed by Richard Wilson

  16. Siobhan Redmond

    Put Butter In My Donald's Brose

    “Put butter in my Donalds brose ...”

    A song performed by Siobhan Redmond

  17. John Cairney

    She's Hoy'd Me Out O' Lauderdale

    “There liv'd a lady in Lauderdale ...”

    A poem performed by John Cairney

  18. John Shedden

    Tail Todle

    “Our gudewife held o'er to Fife ...”

    A poem performed by John Shedden

  19. Siobhan Redmond

    The Calf

    “Right, sir! your text I'll prove it true ...”

    A poem written in 1786 and performed by Siobhan Redmond

  20. John Sessions

    The Fornicator

    “Ye jovial boys who love the joys ...”

    A poem written in 1784 and performed by John Sessions

  21. Vivien Heilbron

    The Holy Fair

    “Upon a simmer Sunday morn ...”

    A poem written in 1785 and performed by Vivien Heilbron

  22. Robert Carlyle

    The Jolly Beggars : Merry Andrew

    “Sir Wisdom's a fool when he's fou ...”

    A song written in 1785 and performed by Robert Carlyle

  23. Derek Riddell

    The Jolly Gauger

    “There was a jolly gauger, a gauging he did ride, ...”

    A song performed by Derek Riddell

  24. Crawford Logan

    The Mill Mill-O. Original

    “As I came down yon water side ...”

    A song performed by Crawford Logan

  25. Gerda Stevenson

    The Ploughman - merry muses

    “The ploughman he's a bonny lad ...”

    A song performed by Gerda Stevenson

  26. Paul Higgins

    There Was Twa Wives

    “There was twa wives, and twa witty wives, ...”

    A song written in 1792 and performed by Paul Higgins

  27. Tam Dean Burn

    Tweedmouth Town

    “Near Tweedmouth town there liv'd three maids ...”

    A poem performed by Tam Dean Burn

  28. Douglas Henshall

    We're a' gaun southie, O

    “Callum cam to Campbell's court ...”

    A poem performed by Douglas Henshall

  29. Maureen Beattie

    Wha'll Mow Me Now

    “O Wha'll mow me now, my jo, ...”

    A song performed by Maureen Beattie

  30. Joyce Falconer

    Ye'se get a hole to hide it in

    “O will ye speak at our town ...”

    A song written in and performed by Joyce Falconer

  31. Tam Dean Burn

    Yon, yon, yon lassie

    “I never saw a silken gown ...”

    A poem performed by Tam Dean Burn

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