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Savourneen Deelish Eileen Oge

Title: Savourneen Deelish Eileen Oge
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First Line: Ah! the moment was sad, when my Love and I parted
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Publication Date: 1860
Instrumentation: N/A
Subject: Broadsides and Penny Ballads
WIMA Collections: Irish Fest Collection
ID: IF PB 00-022
Publisher: H. De Marsan
Publication Place: New York, NY
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Historical Notes

One of four "Penny Ballads" by H. De Marsaan. Border is the Clown. Dates from between 1850 and 1865. Lament of a soldier who goes off to war and returns to find his love dead of sorrow at his departing. Printed on one side of very light-weight paper with a blank back for sale or posting. Acted as advertisement for the printer and retail music store.

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