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Edition - Bod17500

Imprint Names:  Swindells

Imprint Locations:  Manchester

Date  between 1796 and 1853

Imprint: Swindells, Printer


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 2431

Title: Sinners' redemption

First Line: In Bethlehem city, in Jewry it was

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 808

Title: Christmas hymn

First Line: Christmas now is drawing near at hand

Themes:  Christmas

Harding B 25(382)

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Edition - Bod19084

Imprint Names:  Catnach, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1813 and 1838

Imprint: Printed by J. Catnach, 2, Monmouth Court, 7 Dials


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1378

Title: Carol. -- A Virgin most pure

First Line: A Virgin most pure as the prophets did tell

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 808

Title: Christmas drawing near at Hand

First Line: Christmas now is drawing near at hand

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 477

Title: Dives and Lazarus

First Line: As it fell out upon a day

Notes:  Carol

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 936

Title: While Shepherds watch'd

First Line: While shepherds watch'd their flocks by night

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas

Harding B 7(4)

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Edition - Bod24362

Imprint Names:  Watson

Imprint Locations:  Birmingham

Date  [1826]

Imprint: Watson, Printer, Jamaica row, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 1378

Title: Carol I. The Virgin unspotted

First Line: A virgin most purely, as Prophets do tell

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 808

Title: Carol II. Christmas at hand

First Line: Christmas now is drawing near at hand

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 936

Title: Carol III. While Shepherds

First Line: While shepherds watch their flocks by night

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V4645

Title: Carol IV. To Adam thus

First Line: To Adam thus Jehovah spake

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V9595

Title: Carol V. Rejoice & be merry

First Line: Rejoice and be merry, set sorrow aside

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

Douce adds. 137(45)

Notes:  MS note below imprint: 1826


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