8] friend: "The name for Husband in this country" (Cornish Ballads : 81).
Online text copyright © 2003, Ian Lancashire for the Department
of English, University of Toronto.
Published by the Web Development Group, Information Technology Services, University of Toronto Libraries.
Original text: Rev. R. S. Hawker, The Cornish Ballads And
other Poems (Oxford and London: James Parker, 1869): 19-20. Facsimile Reproduction
with an intro. by Kay J. Walter and Terence Allan Hoagwood. Delmar, N.Y.:
Scholars' Facsimiles, 1994. PR 4759 H9C6 1869a Robarts Library
First publication date: 1836
Publication date note: Records of the Western Shore, 2nd ser. (1836).
RPO poem editor: Ian Lancashire
RP edition: 2002
Recent editing: 1:2002/4/29
Other poems by Robert Stephen Hawker