John Speller's Web Pages Come, let us raise our voices high

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Come, let us raise our voices high
The text of this carol is found only on a broadside in the Bodleian Library [Harding B.7 (10)] 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.]. The tune, "Nativity," is a well-known English carol melody of the eighteenth century, harmonized in this version by Henry Lahee (1826-1912), a London concert pianist and composer.

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William Blake (1757-1827), Annunciation to the Shepherds, illustration to John Milton's "On the Morning of Christ's Nativity."
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