Thereto Punch Costello roared out mainly Etienne chanson but he loudly bid them, lo, wisdom hath built herself a house, this vast majestic longstablished vault, the crystal palace of the Creator, all in applepie order, a penny for him who finds the pea.
There are no more uses of "chanson" in the book.
Show samples from other sources
In the 60s chansons with emotionally-charged lyrics, often accompanied by the accordion, were very popular in France.
The first row of the pious chanson will show you more; for look where my abridgment comes.