Broadside Ballads Online

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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11445

Title: I'll be no submissive wife

First Line: I'll be no submissive wife

Themes:  Domestic strife

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 4871

Title: Uncle Ned

First Line: I once knew a nigger, and his name was Uncle Ned

Themes:  Blackface minstrelsy

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V1974

Title: The Irish snob

First Line: An Irish snob, both bold and free

Themes:  Drunkenness

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A711: Table
41A223: Dining-room
42D322: Battle for dominance in marriage ('who wears the breeches')
31AA2537(+81): Hand(s) towards the ear(s) - AA - both arms or hands (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31AA247: Looking over the shoulder - AA - female human figure
31A231: Standing figure
41C742(+1): Cigar (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)


Shelfmark: 2806 d.31(53)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(1699)

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