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Title:

He who presum'd to guide the sun

Tune:`4G/``4.C`8nbB``8.C`6bB``8.C6D/4bE`8.bE6F4bE``8.bE6D/   (Plaine and Easie code)
Plaine and Easie code beginning on C: `4C/4.F8E8.F6E8.F6G/4bA`8.A6bB4A``8.A6G/
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Key signature:bBEA
Time Signature:4/4
Length (no. of bars):16
Verses and lines:1 x 8
Bibliographic references: Johnson, J. Scots M.M. II, p.115, no.112 [1788]
Related names: Johnson, James, ca.1750-1811.
Versions:

Song title: He who presum'd to guide the sun
First words: He who presum'd to guide the sun
Tune title: The Maid's Complaint
References: Johnson, J. Scots M.M. II, p.115, no.112 [1788] ;

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