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Edition - Bod2347

Imprint Names:  Shelmerdine, W.

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Imprint: Shelmerdine & Co. Printers

Notes:  For a version of this illustration, see Select Fables, with cuts by Thomas and John Bewick (1820), p. 129.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: Spotted cow

First Line: One morning in the month of June

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V1432

Title: Hambletonian & Diamond

First Line: Fine news brother sportsmen, to you I'll unfold

Themes:  Horse-racing

Harding B 11(3628)

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Edition - Bod3023

Imprint Names:  Bebbington, J.O.Beaumont, J.

Imprint Locations:  ManchesterLeeds

Date  between 1858 and 1861

Imprint: Bebbington, Printer, 31, Oldham Road, Manchester, sold by J. Beaumont, 176, York-street, Leeds

Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: The spotted cow

First Line: One morning in the month of May

Harding B 15(311a)

Notes:  The illustration and the text are separately printed items. Slip

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Edition - Bod21956

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer

Ballad - Roud Number: 956

Title: Spotted cow

First Line: One morning in the month of May

2806 c.16(260)

Notes:  Slip

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Harding B 16(257b)

Notes:  Slip

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