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Title:

How sweet the love that meets return

Tune:`8.A6bB/``8.C6D8C`A``4F6CDC`bB/4AF4.F8G/   (Plaine and Easie code)
Plaine and Easie code beginning on C: `8.C6bD/8.bE6F8EC4bA6EFEbD/4C,bA4.A8bB/
Listen:MP3
Key signature:bB
Time Signature:4/4
Length (no. of bars):14
Verses and lines:5 x 6
Bibliographic references: Boag, W. Choice Selection of Scots Songs, p.35, [c.1800]
Sime, D. Edin. Musical Miscellany I, p.30, 1792
Related names: Boag, W.
Sime, D. (David), d. 1807.
Versions:

Song title: How Sweet the Love that meets Return
First words: When first I ken'd young Sandy's face
References: Sime, D. Edin. Musical Miscellany I, p.30, 1792 ; Sime, D. Edin. Musical Miscellany I, p.30, 1792 ; Boag, W. Choice Selection of Scots Songs, p.35, [c.1800] ;

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