Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


J. Catnach, Printer, 2, & 3, Monmouth court, 7 Dials


Harding B 7(39) is another issue.


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: God Rest You

First Line: God rest you merry gentlemen

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13981

Title: Portuguese hymn

First Line: Ye faithful triumphant

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8334

Title: Christians Awake

First Line: Christians awake! salute the happy morn

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11F22: 'portraits' of Mary

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11D3251: Christ with chalice, and bread or Host
73D82(CROWN OF THORNS): Crown of thorns ~ instruments of the Passion

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11D36: Other types of crucified Christ in non-narrative context


Shelfmark: Harding B 7(40)

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