Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1858 and 1885


London: Printed by W. Fortey (late A. Ryle & Co.) Monmouth Court, Bloomsbury


Ballad - Roud Number: V18537

Title: Mr. Bubbs' evening party

First Line: Mr. Bubbs, a respectable Leadenhall slaughterman

Subjects:  London (England)

Themes:  Social statusButchersParties

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46C144: Four-wheeled, animal-drawn vehicle, e.g.: cab, carriage, coach
46A7: Crowd, mob
43A42: Triumphal entry and public reception, pageant, 'entrée solennelle', 'joyeuse entrée'
42F53: Manservant, footman
61I(LORD MAYOR'S PARADE): Names of historical events and situations (with NAME)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
43A2(+6): Private festivities, merry company (+ eating and drinking ~ festive activities)
41A3211: Open door
41C7111: Glass of wine
34B12: Cat
61B11(+52): Anonymous historical person portrayed (+ (full) bust portrait)
48A91(+745): Styles in the fine arts (+ baroque and classicism)
41B21: Open hearth, fire-place
31D11222: Girl (child between toddler and youth)
33A3: Visiting; receiving guests; elegant company
41C7112: Bottle of wine


Shelfmark: Firth c.19(229)

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Shelfmark: Harding B 11(2455)

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