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Hindley, Charles. History of the Catnach Press
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Chapbooks were sometimes devoted to songs, more often they dealt with fairy tales, religious and historical subjects, moral tales, and children’s stories.

Hindley, Charles. History of the Catnach Press at Berwick-upon-Tweed, Alnwick, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and Seven Dials London.
London: Charles Hindley (The Younger), 1887