“My Beautiful Muff”


A young lady goes out in her muff, which is "my own, and I'll wear it, So don't you come near it, You'll spoil it, you'll tear it, My beautiful muff." A young man greets her and plies her with wine. She sleeps. Her muff is ruined. Young ladies are warned


  • Bodleian, Harding B 26(51), "My Beautiful Muff" (unknown, n.d.)


  1. Meredith/Anderson, pp. 247-248, "My Beautiful Muff" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #1402
  3. BI, MA247


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1956
Found in: Australia