Broadside Ballads Online

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Viewing: Johnson Ballads 1365

1st Ballad - Roud Number: V9595

Title: Carol I.

First Line: Rejoice and by merry, set sorrow aside

Themes:  Christmas

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: 1378

Title: Carol II.

First Line: A virgin most pure, as the prophets did tell

Themes:  Christmas

3rd Ballad

Title: Carol III.

First Line: Christmas now is drawing near at hand

Themes:  Christmas

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
31F26(+3): Death as skeleton (+ Death with bow and arrow)

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
11G193: Female angels

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
23A1: Father Time, man with wings and scythe

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