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There was a youthe, and a well-loved youthe,
And he was a squires son:
He loved the bayliffes daughter deare,
That lived in Islington.
Unknown. The Bailiff's Daughter of Islington (l. 1–4). . .

Oxford Book of English Traditional Verse, The. Frederick Woods, ed. (1983) Oxford University Press.
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