Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1860 and 1883


Henry Disley, Printer, 57, High Street St. Giles W.C.


The caption of the illustration reads: Got a copper for poor Jack yer honor?


Ballad - Roud Number: 1692

Title: A week's matrimony

First Line: On Sunday morning went out for a spree

Themes:  Marriage


IconClass Codes:
25I141: Street
46A151: Beggar
46A131: Bourgeoisie, middle class, citizens, burghers
42F32(BROOM): (household) utensils and implements (with NAME)
33C231: Arm in arm (lovers)
31B6235(+81): Speaking (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
46A212: Giving alms or other charity, e.g.: handing out food
41D231(+7): Trousers, breeches (+ worn or torn clothes)


Shelfmark: Firth c.20(134)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(4085)

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