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Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852, creator.
The last glimpse of Erin.
Alternate Title(s):
First line of song: Though the last glimpse of Erin with sorrow I see
Though the last glimpse of Erin with sorrow I see
[Great Britain?] : [publisher not identified], [approximately 1850]
Physical Description:
1 sheet : illustrations ; 19 x 16 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Eph Ent 3
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Music (printed)
Caption title.
The lyrics are from a poem by Thomas Moore. The melody is that of The Coolin, a traditional Irish air.
For voice and piano. The illustration at top depicts a group of travelers taking their last glimpse of Ireland, from the deck of a ship.
Subject Terms:
Ireland -- Songs and music.
Popular music.
Song, Irish.
Sheet music.
Printed ephemera.
Chromoxylographs -- 1850.
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