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Title:

Had I a cave on some wild distant shore

Tune:`4G/GAB/``4.C8D4E/   (Plaine and Easie code)
Plaine and Easie code beginning on C: `4C/CDE/4.F8G4A/
Listen:MP3
Time Signature:3/4
Length (no. of bars):16
Verses and lines:2 x 6
Bibliographic references: Thomson, G. Sel. Coll. set 4, p.92 [1799]
Thomson, G. Sel. Coll. vol II, p.92 [1822]
Related names:
Thomson, Mr. (George), 1757-1851.
Versions:

Song title: Had I a cave on some wild distant shore
First words: Had I a cave on some wild distant shore
Tune title: Robin Adair
References: Thomson, G. Sel. Coll. set 4, p.92 [1799] ; Thomson, G. Sel. Coll. vol II, p.92 [1822] ;

Song title: Had I a cave on some wild distant shore
First words: Since all they vows, false maid
References: Thomson, G. Sel. Coll. set 4, p.92 [1799] ; Thomson, G. Sel. Coll. vol II, p.92 [1822] ;

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