Broadside Ballads Online

from the Bodleian Libraries

Imprint Names:

Imprint Locations:

    between 1859 and 1899


Viewing: Firth b.27(211)

Sheet Notes:  The illustrations are coloured.

1st Ballad - Roud Number: 394

Title: God rest you

First Line: God rest you merry gentlemen

Themes:  Christmas carols

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V13981

Title: The Portuguese hymn

First Line: Ye faithful triumphant

Themes:  Christmas carols

3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V28644

Title: Praise ye the Lord

First Line: From all that dwell below the skies

Themes:  Christmas carols

4th Ballad - Roud Number: 278

Title: The seven joys

First Line: The first good joy that Mary had

Themes:  Christmas carols

1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
73D643: Crucified Christ with Mary, John, and Mary Magdalene

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
71C13141: The ram of the sacrifice ~ sacrifice of Isaac

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
73E423: Christ taken up by a cloud ~ Ascension

4th 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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