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Marriott Edgar October 5th 1880 - May 5th 1951 born George Marriot Edgar in Kirkcudbright Scotland was a poet scriptwriter and comedian best known for writing many of the monologues performed by Stanley Holloway particularly the Albert series In total he wrote 16 Stanley Holloway monologues whilst Holloway himself wrote only 5 His parents were Jennifer nee Taylor a native of Dundee and Richard Horatio Edgar only son of Alice Marriott Mrs Robert Edgar proprietor of the Marriott family theatre troupe Richard had two sisters Grace and Adeline Marriott All took their stepfathers surname Edgar

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List of poems by Marriott Edgar 36 total

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Albert and the Lion
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Three Ha'Pence a Foot
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The Return of Albert
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The Battle of Hastings
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The Recumbent Posture
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Fair Rosamond
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Little Aggie 132 Views
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Canute the Great
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Asparagus
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Jonah and the Grampus
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Richard Coeur de Lion
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Sam's Christmas Pudding
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Albert's Return
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Goalkeeper Joe
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Marksman Sam
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Albert and the 'Eadsman
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The Jubilee Sov'reign
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The Channel Swimmer
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The Runcorn Ferry
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Joe Ramsbottom
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Queen Matilda
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Magna Carta
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The 'Ole in the Ark
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The Lion and Albert
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Sam Goes To It
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William Rufus
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Sam's Racehorse
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Up'ards
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Albert and His Savings
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Gunner Joe
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Henry the Seventh
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Uppards
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George and the Dragon
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Albert Down Under
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Balbus
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The Burghers of Calais
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