Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1674 and 1679


London, Printed for F. Coles, T. Veres, J. Wright, and J. Clarke


Don. b.13(49v) is another edition.


Ballad - Roud Number: V2999

Title: A letter for a Christian family

First Line: Both young and old, both rich and poor give ear

Tune: The godly man's instruction

Authors:  Vicars, John, 1580-1652


ESTC: R185974

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q21: One person praying
31AA233: Kneeling figure - AA - female human figure

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31A233: Kneeling figure
11Q21: One person praying

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
71C13141: The ram of the sacrifice ~ sacrifice of Isaac
71C13131: When Abraham has his hand raised to kill Isaac, God or the hand of God restrains Abraham's hand

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11B3222: Christ showing his wounds
73E42: The Ascension (Christ surrounded by radiant light or in a mandorla)


Shelfmark: Wood E 25(149)

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