Marriott Edgar

(1880 - 1951 / Kirkcudbright / Scotland)

Marriott Edgar Poems

1. Albert And The Lion 1/1/2004
2. Magna Carta 1/3/2003
3. Albert's Return 1/3/2003
4. George And The Dragon 1/3/2003
5. The Battle Of Hastings 1/3/2003
6. Goalkeeper Joe 1/3/2003
7. Albert Down Under 1/1/2004
8. Asparagus 1/3/2003
9. Albert And The 'Eadsman 1/3/2003
10. Albert And His Savings 1/3/2003
11. Little Aggie 1/3/2003
12. Canute The Great 1/3/2003
13. Sam's Christmas Pudding 1/3/2003
14. Gunner Joe 1/3/2003
15. Balbus 1/3/2003
16. Marksman Sam 1/3/2003
17. The 'Ole In The Ark 1/3/2003
18. Sam's Racehorse 1/3/2003
19. Henry The Seventh 1/3/2003
20. Fair Rosamond 1/3/2003
21. The Lion And Albert 1/3/2003
22. Jonah And The Grampus 1/3/2003
23. Sam Goes To It 1/3/2003
24. Queen Matilda 1/3/2003
25. The Channel Swimmer 1/3/2003
26. The Burghers Of Calais 1/3/2003
27. The Recumbent Posture 1/3/2003
28. Richard Coeur De Lion 1/3/2003
29. Three Ha'Pence A Foot 1/3/2003
30. The Return Of Albert 1/3/2003
31. Joe Ramsbottom 1/3/2003
32. The Runcorn Ferry 1/3/2003
33. Up'Ards 1/1/2004
34. William Rufus 1/3/2003
35. Uppards 1/3/2003
36. The Jubilee Sov'Reign 1/3/2003
Best Poem of Marriott Edgar

Albert And The Lion

There's a famous seaside place called Blackpool,
That's noted for fresh air and fun,
And Mr and Mrs Ramsbottom
Went there with young Albert, their son.

A grand little lad was young Albert,
All dressed in his best; quite a swell
With a stick with an 'orse's 'ead 'andle,
The finest that Woolworth's could sell.

They didn't think much of the Ocean:
The waves, they were fiddlin' and small,
There was no wrecks and nobody drownded,
Fact, nothing to laugh at at all.

So, seeking for further amusement,
They paid and went into the Zoo,
Where they'd ...

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Albert And The 'Eadsman

On young Albert Ramsbottom's birthday
His parents asked what he'd like most;
He said to see t' Tower of London
And gaze upon Anne Boleyn's ghost.

They thowt this request were unusual
And at first to refuse were inclined,
'Til Pa said a trip t' metrollopse
Might broaden the little lad's mind.

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