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Famine

A personification mentioned in the Cotton Famine poems

Poems

  1. The Cry of the Crowd No.II, by W. Billington, May 24th 1862
  2. The Cry of the Crowd, by William Billington, May 10th 1862
  3. Christmas, 1861, by W. A. Abram, Dec 21st, 1861
  4. Famine, Fever, and Frost, by Anon., Nov 22 1862
  5. The Work Shall Fill the Mills Again, by John Plummer, Nov 15 1862
  6. Eawt o' Wark.Phases of Distress: Lancashire Rhymes, by Joseph Ramsbottom, 1864, 1864