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The Welsh wedding, [electronic resource] : Shewing how Shon-Ap-Morgan, rode to London upon a goat to get a wife, with his comical courtship and marriage: how he was. Married to a cotton-twister, by an old small-coal man in a barn, tasty thinking it an English Church. Also the comical wedding dinner, 65 dishes of buttered leeks, 300 red Herrings some baked, some boiled, some shew'd and some fry'd; with 20 gallons of leek pottage, 25 tubs of butter-milk and whey, with a sack posset for tasty. How tasty was choak'd with eating a plate of toasted-cheese, and how he was buried in Tom turd's field. With his last legacy's where he leaves something for every body.

Title
The Welsh wedding, [electronic resource] : Shewing how Shon-Ap-Morgan, rode to London upon a goat to get a wife, with his comical courtship and marriage: how he was. Married to a cotton-twister, by an old small-coal man in a barn, tasty thinking it an English Church. Also the comical wedding dinner, 65 dishes of buttered leeks, 300 red Herrings some baked, some boiled, some shew'd and some fry'd; with 20 gallons of leek pottage, 25 tubs of butter-milk and whey, with a sack posset for tasty. How tasty was choak'd with eating a plate of toasted-cheese, and how he was buried in Tom turd's field. With his last legacy's where he leaves something for every body.
Publication
Whitehaven : [s.n.], Printed in the year, 1766.

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Description
8p.; 24⁰.
Uniform Title
Eighteenth century collections online.
Subject
Marriage customs and rites > London > Early works to 1800
Note
  • Reproduction of original from National Library of Scotland.
Indexed In (note)
  • English Short Title Catalog,
Reproduction (note)
  • Electronic reproduction.
Title
The Welsh wedding, [electronic resource] : Shewing how Shon-Ap-Morgan, rode to London upon a goat to get a wife, with his comical courtship and marriage: how he was. Married to a cotton-twister, by an old small-coal man in a barn, tasty thinking it an English Church. Also the comical wedding dinner, 65 dishes of buttered leeks, 300 red Herrings some baked, some boiled, some shew'd and some fry'd; with 20 gallons of leek pottage, 25 tubs of butter-milk and whey, with a sack posset for tasty. How tasty was choak'd with eating a plate of toasted-cheese, and how he was buried in Tom turd's field. With his last legacy's where he leaves something for every body.
Imprint
Whitehaven : [s.n.], Printed in the year, 1766.
Series
Eighteenth century collections online.
Reproduction
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Indexed In:
English Short Title Catalog, T179540.
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Place of Publication
Great Britain England Cumberia Whitehaven.
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