John Speller's Web Pages The seven good joys of Mary

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The seven good joys of Mary
The West Country variant of this well-known carol was first published by Sandys. The text of this carol is found on a broadside in the Bodleian Library [Harding B.7 (64)] printed in Devonport for S. & J. Keys, 7 James Street, Devonport, and also sold by W. Burridge of Truro and J. Perrow of St. Austle [sic.].

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"The Seven Joys of Mary," woodcut by Lucas Cranach the Elder (1472-1553)
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