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The song of the shirt

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  • Library item number 90654

  • Library item number 92674

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Type of text:  poem

Publication date:  1843

Author:  HOOD, Thomas  (1799-1845)

Main language:  English

Notes:  First published in Punch, 16 December 1843. Bamforth catalogue incorrectly credits this to Tom Hood, mistaking the father for his son of the same name. 

Related texts:

contained in

contained in Short lantern readings: no. 33, pp. 17-19

contained in Poison in the packet: and other stories, pp. 29-31


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