Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 3274

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9518

Title: Queer, boys, queer

First Line: Queer, boys, queer, is the house we live in

Themes:  Poor law

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V14866

Title: My home my happy home

First Line: My home, my home, my happy home

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
42D351: Man and wife quarrelling, 'Marriage à la mode'
31A2524: Counting off arguments, calculating on fingers
31AA2524: Postures and gestures of arms and hands - AA - both arms or hands

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
46A21: Contrast between rich and poor
46A151: Beggar
42F54: Butler
41A325: Threshold

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