Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1859 and 1899


Viewing: Harding B 7(36)

Sheet Notes:  The cuts are coloured.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: God rest you

First Line: God rest you merry gentlemen

Notes:  Carol

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 700

Title: As I sat on a sunny bank

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas

3rd Ballad

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q71441: Chalice
73A521: The Annunciation: Mary standing

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11Q71441: Chalice
73B13: Mary, Joseph and the new-born Christ (Nativity)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
48A9833: Flowers ~ ornament
11DD31: 'portraits' of Christ - DD - Christ beardless

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11F22: 'portraits' of Mary

5th Illustration

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

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