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Thread #134031 Message #3046176
Posted By: GUEST,John Moulden
04-Dec-10 - 09:01 AM
Thread Name: does anyone know a wife-selling song?
Subject: RE: does anyone know a wife-selling song?
A search for wife-selling among 'subjects' in the Bodleian Ballads site finds 20 references, most of which point to 'The ship's carpenter's wife' or about Will Putty (a glazier, surprisingly).