Broadside Ballads Online

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The caption of the illustration reads: A sharp contest for a rotten seat

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Viewing: Firth b.26(517)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V11131

Title: Have faith in one another

First Line: Have faith in one another, when you meet in friendship's name

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V3074

Title: A new version of the Red, white, & blue

First Line: 'Tis the signal gun peeling [sic] its thunder

Themes:  MilitaryCrimean War, 1853-1856


IconClass Codes:
42D322: Battle for dominance in marriage ('who wears the breeches')
41A721(+9): Chair (+ broken, damaged)

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