Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1850 and 1899


Appears also, but with a different illustration, in a sheet of eleven ballads; see Firth b.25(587/588). 2806 b.11(4) is another issue.


Ballad - Roud Number: V3050

Title: The wonders o[f] the illuminations!

First Line: Good people all I pray have patience

Subjects:  Dublin (Ireland)

Themes:  Dublin illuminations for the wedding of the prince of Wales1863

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33B3: Fighting
42D3421: Hen-pecked husband
46C1463: Whip
41D2632: Parasol, sunshade
42D371: With the unwanted third party
42D392: Adultery revenged

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
45D323: Sailor
33B31: Fist-fight
46A17: Working class, labourers
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
43B31(+11): Inn, coffee-house, public house, etc. (+ waiter, waitress, etc.)


Shelfmark: Harding B 26(695)

Notes:  Slip. Imperfectly printed, lacking the last four lines.

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