Broadside Ballads Online

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Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

Artists:
  • Cruikshank, Isaac and George

Date
    1808

Notes:

Reference: The Cruikshankian Momus (1892)


Series Identifier:

502


Other printings:


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Viewing: Harding B 10(5)

Ballad - Roud Number: V23510

Title: Russian nuptials; or, The lock'd jaw and frost-bitten nose

First Line: A youth took a wife

Authors:  Reynolds, John Frederick

Performers:  Fawcett, John, 1768-1837

Performance Locations:  King's Theatre

Themes:  Domestic strife


Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42D322: Battle for dominance in marriage ('who wears the breeches')
41D212: Coat, cape
41D221: Head-gear
41D221(+82): Head-gear (+ women's clothes)
41D(+43): Fashion, clothing (+ fur used for clothes)
32B311(RUSSIANS): Europeans (with NAME)
26D: Frost, freezing weather
46C1813: Reindeer-sleigh



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