Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1845 and 1859


A. Ryle & Co,, Printers, 2 & 3, Monmouth Court, Seven Dials


Harding B 11(2114) is another issue Harding B 11(2115) is another issue


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V367

Title: Let us be happy together

First Line: Come let us be happy together

Authors:  Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15369

Title: Oh, here's to the holly

First Line: Oh here's to the holly

Themes:  Christmas

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
23R14: Night
13B1: Witch, sorceress
25FF411: Dragon
13B352: Dancing ~ witches' sabbath

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41C71: Alcoholic drinks
46A131: Bourgeoisie, middle class, citizens, burghers
41A223: Dining-room
41C741(+1): Pipe ~ tobacco (+ taking (particular) foodstuffs: eating, drinking, smoking, chewing, etc.)
48C514: Picture, painting
41C326: Jar, jug (used as drinking-vessel)
42D15: Parental agreement ~ marriage
41C4(+2): (family) meal (+ toast at meal, banquet)


Shelfmark: Firth b.26(229)

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