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Title:

Mary Scott

Tune:`4G8GAB``C/2D4E/   (Plaine and Easie code)
Plaine and Easie code beginning on C: `4C8CDEF/2G4A/
Additional Information:For notes on the song see Glen, J. Early Scottish Melodies, London, 1900, p. 81, no. 73, NLS shelfmark: Mus.Ref.4(NRR); Stuart edition of 1725 without words
Listen:MP3
Key signature:xF
Time Signature:3/4
Length (no. of bars):32
Verses and lines:3 x 8 S
Bibliographic references: Bremner, R. 2nd Set of Scots Songs, p.19 [1759]
Calliope, or English harmony, Vol. 1, p. 64, 1739   (See complete song)
Dale, J. Collection, Vol. I, p.46 [1795]
Graham, G. F. Songs of Scotland, Vol.III, p.102 1849
Johnson, J. Scots M.M. Vol.I, p.74, no.73
Napier, W. Selection, Vol.I, p.48 [1790]
Smith, R. A. Scotish Minstrel, Vol.III, p.1 [1821]
Stewart, N. 30 Scots Songs, Vol.II, p.19 [c.1780]
Stuart, A. Music for Ramsay's Scots Songs, p.72 [c.1725]   (See complete song)
Thomson, W. Orpheus Caledonius, p.19 [1725]
Thomson, W. Orpheus Caledonius, p.19 1733
Urbani, P. Sel. of S.S., Vol.3, p.1 [1799]
Walsh, J. Coll. Of O.S.S., p. [20], [1732?]
Related names: Bremner, Robert, d. 1789.
Dale, Joseph, 1750-1821.
Graham, G. F. (George Farquhar), 1789-1867.
Johnson, James, ca.1750-1811.
Napier, William, 1740?-1812.
Smith, Robert Archibald, 1780-1829.
Stewart, N.
Stuart, Alexander.
Thomson, William
Urbani, P.
Walsh, J.
Versions:

Song title: Mary Scott
First words: Happy's the Love which meets return
References: Walsh, J. Coll. Of O.S.S., p. [20], [1732?] ; Stuart, A. Music for Ramsay's Scots Songs, p.72 [c.1725] ; Thomson, W. Orpheus Caledonius, p.19 [1725] ; Bremner, R. 2nd Set of Scots Songs, p.19 [1759] ; Stewart, N. 30 Scots Songs, Vol.II, p.19 [c.1780] ; Napier, W. Selection, Vol.I, p.48 [1790] ; Johnson, J. Scots M.M. Vol.I, p.74, no.73 ; Dale, J. Collection, Vol. I, p.46 [1795] ; Urbani, P. Sel. of S.S., Vol.3, p.1 [1799] ; Smith, R. A. Scotish Minstrel, Vol.III, p.1 [1821] ; Graham, G. F. Songs of Scotland, Vol.III, p.102 1849 ;

Song title: Mary Scott
First words: How happy's
References: Thomson, W. Orpheus Caledonius, p.19 1733 ;

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