Wife Wrapt in Wether's Skin, Lyric Variant 01


Wife Wrapt in Wether's Skin, Lyric Variant 01


One leaf, typewritten on the front side. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. The upper left corner, the lower left corner, and the lower right corner were folded into the laminate. There is a lamination-related crease at the upper left corner. There is minor to moderate fraying along the top, the right, and the bottom edges. There is a paper clip rust stain at the upper left corner. There is significant acid-related staining on the document. There is one handwritten textual correction.
(Dandoo) Wife Wrapped in a Wether's Skins--Hollin Green Hollin--The Wee Cooper o' Fife--Cooper of Fife--The Farmer's Curst Wife--The Cooper o' Fife--As the Dew Flies Over the Green Valley--Jenny--Flow Gentle Rosemary--Jennifer--Jenny--The Dew Flies Over the Green Valley--Gently--Jinny--Fair Rosemary--The Green Valley--While the Dew Flies Over the Green Valley--Old Wetherskin--Gentle Fair Jenny--Jenny Fair Gentle Rosemarie--The Daughter of Peggy--O--Ruggleton's Daughter of Iero--The Old Man Who Lived in the West--Dan-You--The Wether's Skin--Dan Dhu--Dan-doo--There was an Old Man Who Lived Out West--Old Dandoo--Robertin Tush--Hobblety Bobblety How Now--Robin-a-Thrush--Ti Risslety Rosslety--John Dobber--Danyou--Wife Wrapped in a Wether Skin--Wife Wrapped in Wether's Skin


Ballads, English.
Wife abuse--Songs and music




W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created



I. G. Greer


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