Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1817 and 1827


T. Bloomer, Printer, Birmingham


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 8337

Title: Herald angels

First Line: Hark! the herald agels [sic] sing

Authors:  Wesley, Charles, 1707-1788

Notes:  Carol. Same setting of type as Douce adds. 137(1)

Themes:  Christmas carols

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 514

Title: The holly & ivy

First Line: The holly and the ivy

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas carols

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A25552(+81): Index finger forwards, pointing, indicating (+ male human being (not to be used where -A- is prescribed))
33C21: Courting
43B13: Walking, hiking (recreation)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A723: Bench
31A235: Sitting figure
47I31: Nursery, market garden
43B1: Enjoying nature


Shelfmark: Douce adds. 137(25)

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