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Posted By: GUEST,Sue Allan
05-Nov-17 - 01:57 PM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
There certainly were marathon pedlar journeys: ?Putty Joe? - Joseph Hodgson from Whitehaven in Cumberland - relates in 1850 stories from his travels not only in the north of England but also in Scotland and as far afield as the midlands, the south east, London and even Dublin.