Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1813 and 1838


Sheet contains a Bible quotation


Viewing: Harding B 7(58)

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 597

Title: On Christmas Night, &c

First Line: On Christmas night all christians sing

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 3210

Title: Hark! what news the angels bring

First Line: Hark! hark! what news the angels bring

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V24392

Title: Gloria patri

First Line: Praise God, from whom all blessings flow

Notes:  Carol

4th Ballad - Roud Number: V13981

Title: Portuguese hymn, on the nativity

First Line: Ye faithful triumphant

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Christmas

5th Ballad - Roud Number: V23173

Title: Hymn for the sacrament

First Line: All ye who faithful servants are

Notes:  Carol

6th Ballad

Title: Anthem

First Line: Sing, O ye heavens; for the Lord

Notes:  Carol

7th Ballad - Roud Number: V28366

Title: Christ's sufferings and exaltation

First Line: Now let our mournful songs record

Notes:  Carol

Themes:  Crucifixion

8th Ballad - Roud Number: 2429

Title: Carol

First Line: Let Christians all with one accord

Notes:  Carol

9th Ballad - Roud Number: V30345

Title: Anthem

First Line: Arise, shine; so

Notes:  Carol

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
25G21: Fruits
73A523: The Annunciation: Mary kneeling

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
73B25: Adoration of the Christ-child by the shepherds; Mary and Joseph present

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
75B14: Bible

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.