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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1057

Sheet Notes:  The illustration is coloured.

Ballad - Roud Number: V1775

Title: Widow Waddle of Chickabiddy-lane

First Line: Mrs.Waddle was a widow, and she got no little gain

Notes:  Verse and prose

Themes:  Domestic violenceShopkeepers


IconClass Codes:
25I141: Street
41C326: Jar, jug (used as drinking-vessel)
46B24: Shopkeeper
46B13: Shop, store
31A5331: Wig
42D342: Dominating wife
41C713: Distilled spirits
41C692(MUTTON): Kinds of meat (with NAME)

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