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Viewing: Firth b.34(125)

Ballad - Roud Number: V28065

Title: Glorious news for the wives! Grand battle between a noted talley man and a brave wife

First Line: All you that do in London dwell, come listen here awhile

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Tallymen


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A3211: Open door
41A221: Living-room, parlour, sitting-room
46B23: Commercial traveller
41C71(+4): Alcoholic drinks (+ foodstuffs in glass bottle or jar, bottled)
42F1: Housewife

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A3361: Human figure at (open) window, seen from outside
46B23: Commercial traveller
42F1: Housewife
31B6(+9223): Morphology of human expression (+ attacking somebody)
33C2291: Chamber-pot is emptied from above ~ chasing away (unwanted) lover



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