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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

Albert and the Lion
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Little Aggie 128 Views
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Fair Rosamond
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The Recumbent Posture
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Canute the Great
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The Return of Albert
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Jonah and the Grampus
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The Battle of Hastings
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Richard Coeur de Lion
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Albert and the 'Eadsman
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Marksman Sam
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Albert's Return
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Goalkeeper Joe
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Asparagus
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Queen Matilda
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The Runcorn Ferry
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Joe Ramsbottom
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The Channel Swimmer
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The Jubilee Sov'reign
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The 'Ole in the Ark
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Sam Goes To It
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Sam's Racehorse
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William Rufus
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Up'ards
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Albert and His Savings
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Magna Carta
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Gunner Joe
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Henry the Seventh
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Three Ha'Pence a Foot
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Uppards
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The Lion and Albert
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Sam's Christmas Pudding
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George and the Dragon
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Balbus
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Albert Down Under
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The Burghers of Calais
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