Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1859 and 1899


Taylor, Printer, 92, Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London


1st Ballad - Roud Number: V20131

Title: Arise good Christians

First Line: Arise! arise good christians

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 278

Title: The seven joys

First Line: The first good joy our Mary had

Themes:  Christmas

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11D3: Christ as adult

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
73B641: The flight into Egypt: Mary, Joseph, the child (and sometimes others) on their way; Mary usually riding on an ass
25M1: Egyptian pyramids (Wonder of the World)
25G3(DATE-PALM): Trees: date-palm

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
73B14: Annunciation of Christ's birth to the shepherds (and/or shepherdesses) at night; a host of singing angels in the air


Shelfmark: Harding B 7(7)

Notes:  The cuts are coloured

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