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Title:

How sweet this lone vale

Tune:`6bBG/8.F6G8F``8.D6C`8bB/8.G6F8G8.bB6G8F/   (Plaine and Easie code)
Plaine and Easie code beginning on C: ``6C`A/8.G6A8G``8.E6D8C/`8.A6G8A``8.C`6A8G/
Listen:MP3
Key signature:bBE
Time Signature:6/8
Length (no. of bars):16
Verses and lines:2 x 4 S
Bibliographic references: Graham, G. F. Songs of Scotland I, p.26, 1848
Johnson, J. Scots MM VI, p.588, no.569, [1803]
Smith, R. A. Scotish Minstrel III, p.102, [1821]
Thomson, G. Sel. Coll. Vol III, p.34, [1802]
Related names: Graham, G. F. (George Farquhar), 1789-1867.
Johnson, James, ca.1750-1811.
Smith, Robert Archibald, 1780-1829.
Thomson, Mr. (George), 1757-1851.
Versions:

Song title: How sweet this lone vale
First words: How pleasant the banks
References: Thomson, G. Sel. Coll. Vol III, p.34, [1802] ;

Song title: How sweet this lone vale
First words: How sweet this lone vale
Tune title: The lone vale
References: Thomson, G. Sel. Coll. Vol III, p.34, [1802] ; Johnson, J. Scots MM VI, p.588, no.569, [1803] ; Smith, R. A. Scotish Minstrel III, p.102, [1821] ; Johnson, J. Scots MM VI, p.588, no.569, [1803] ; Smith, R. A. Scotish Minstrel III, p.102, [1821] ; Graham, G. F. Songs of Scotland I, p.26, 1848 ;

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