Catches, canons and drinking songs

to your rude health,

Item: A Catch in praise of Claret

by by Mr. Reading . For Three voices, in C major

Song: A hogshead was offered to Bacchus’ shrine, the...

A Hogshead was offer'd to Bacchus his Shrine, the God was offended because 'twas White-wine; then curs'd in a passion, Damn't, Rot it, and Mar it did'st ever know Bacchus drink other than Claret! So the Jolly Red God having empty'd the White-Wine, return'd the poor Vot'ry the Hogshead to Shite in.


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