This template generates an SMW subobject containing the essential data of an edition of a Robin Hood ballad. It takes the following parameters (optional unless otherwise stated).
- Original – name of page where first printing/edition of this is defined.
- Pos – sort string.
- Childno – the Child number of the ballad. Mandatory.
- Ppref – (volume and) page reference. Must be provided for editions in printed collections, anthologies, garlands etc.
- Vartitle – variant title used for the ballad in the source.
- Baledtype – value must be one of: primary, popular, facsimile, scholarly or translation. If a scholarly edition is also a primary source, make an entry for each. Only make an entry for a popular edition if it is not primary.
- Language – value must be a valid language name, e.g. German, French, Spanish.
- Essential – 'true' indicates that this is an essential edition (for scholarly editions only). Default: false.
- Comment – any (brief) comment you see fit to add.