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Appears also in a sheet of four ballads; see Harding B 19(87).


Ballad - Roud Number: V23726

Title: An admired song called My £1 5s

First Line: Its of a tradesman and his wife I hear the other day

Themes:  Domestic economy

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42D3: Marriage, married couple, 'matrimonium'
34B11: Dog
46A131: Bourgeoisie, middle class, citizens, burghers
49M32: Book
49N: Reading
41A251: Study; 'studiolo'; library

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42F5: House personnel, servants
41C21: Kitchen
46A17: Working class, labourers
41C2541: Open fire, fire-place, stove (in kitchen)
41C111: Giving food


Shelfmark: 2806 c.8(289)

Notes:  Slip.

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Shelfmark: 2806 c.15(95)

Notes:  Slip.

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