Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries



Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:


Search

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: God Rest you merry Gentlemen

First Line: God rest you merry gentlemen

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 936

Title: While Shepherds Watched

First Line: While shepherds watched their flocks by night

Notes:  Carol


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: 8337

Title: Hark! the Herald Angels sing

First Line: Hark! the herald angels sing

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas


4th Ballad - Roud Number: 700

Title: As I sat on a Sunny Bank

First Line: As I sat on a sunny bank

Notes:  Carol


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
73D41: Carrying of the cross: Christ bearing the cross, alone or with the help of others (e.g. Simon the Cyrenian)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
73D643(+0): Crucified Christ with Mary, John, and Mary Magdalene (+ variant)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11D3251: Christ with chalice, and bread or Host


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 7(38)


Click image to view larger





Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that can be written and read by websites and stored by the browser on your computer, tablet or smartphone. They do a number of things including allowing access to some types of content and functionality to users, and collecting anonymous user information so that site owners can monitor the performance of their sites. They are a kind of "memory" for a website that can help it respond appropriately to users and user behaviour.

Cookies on this website

This website stores cookies to remember the style (colours/fonts) preference and the ones used in Google Analytics. This anonymously tracks individual visitor behaviour on the website so that we can see how the site is being used. We only use this information for monitoring and improving our website and content for the benefit of our users (you).

More information about controlling these cookies can be found at The Bodleian Libraries and Cookies page.

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies completely (from all websites) by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on (BETA).

If you wish to have a deeper understanding about the cookies that Google uses check Cookies & Google Analytics page.

×