Familiar Songs - Their Authors & Histories

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Bonnie Dundee, 497 ; air of, 324.
Boott, Francis, song by, 187.
Boswell, Sir Alexander, sketch of and song by, 649
Boucicault, Dion, sketch of, 89; songs by, 89, 488.
Bounding billows, cease your motion, 345.
Bowld Sojer Boy, The, 446..
Bradford, Samuel, 312.
Braes o' Balquhidder, The, 387.
Braes o' Gleniffer, The, 324.
Braham, John, sketch of, 553 ; anecdote of, 637 ; songs by, 553, 637.
Brave old oak, The, 209.
Break, break, break, 37.
Bridal of Andalla, The, 340.
Brighton Camp, song of, 503.
Bring flowers, 206.
Brook, The, 199.
Brookside, The, 363.
Brose and Butter, air of, 417.
Brown, Francis H., sketch of and song by, 151.
Browne, Miss, song by, 103. (See also Arkwright.)
Brown ell, Henry Howard, song by, 478.
Browning, Isabella, her opinion of W. R. Demp­ster, 37 ; assists him, 620.
Bruce, John, song by, 420.
Bruce, Silas, song by, 613.
Buckley, R. Bishop, sketch of and song by, 429.
Bulwer, Edward, Lord Lytton, sketch of and song by, 258.                                                 *
Bunn, Alfred, sketch of and song by, 34.
Bunting, his "Ancient Music of Ireland" quoted, 83.
Burial of Sir John Moore, The, 560.
Burns, Robert, sketch of, 7; songs by, 8, 268, 317, 321, 322, 343, 359, 368, 384, 386, 390, 406, 413, 420, 516, 519, 603.
Bush aboon Traquair, The, 826.
Buy a Broom, 444.
Byron, Lord, sketch of and song by, 269; his opin­ion of Lewis, 300.
Caledonian Hunt's Delight, The, air of, 343. Callcott, John Wall, sketch of and song by,
573. Caller Herrin\ 606. Campbell, Mary, monument to, 359. Campbell, Mary Maxwell, sketch of and song
by, 510. Campbell, Thomas, sketch of, 331; anecdote of,
573; songs by, 91, 331, 527, 543, 573, 574. Campbells are Comin', The, 513. Canadian Boat Song, 204. Captain Kidd, 171. Captive Knight, the, 533. Carey Henry, sketch of and song by, 369. (See
also God Save the King.)
Carolan, Turlough, sketch of, 313; song by, 167. Carpenter, Joseph Edwards, sketch of and song
by, 146. Carrier Bird, The, 613. Carrier Dove, The, 100. Carrier Pigeon, The, 278. Carter, Thomas, sketch of and song by, 272-Castles in the Air, 47. Catalani, Madame, anecdote of, 638. Cliarlie is my Darling, 486. Cheer, Boys, Cheer! 105. Chenie, John, song by, 381. Cherry Andrew, sketch of and song by, 175. Choiseul, Duke de, 194. Chorley, Henry F., sketch of, 209 ; quoted, 109 ;
his opinion of Horn, 301 ; song by, 209. Christy, E. P., puts his name on Foster's song, 69. Clark, James G., sketch of, 297 ; songs by, 56,
297. Clark, Richard, his discussion of " God Save the
King," 578. Cockburn, Alison Rutherford, sketch of and
song by, 601. Colman, George, the younger, sketch of and
song by, 330. Come, Haste to tht Wedding, 426. Come, landlord, fill the flowing bowl, 455. Come, play me that simple air, 237. Comin' through the Rye, 403. Conallon, Thomas, his connection with, " Lochaber
no More," 83. Connel and Flora, 311. Cook, Eliza, sketch of and song by, 20 ; her poem
on Hood, 12. Cooke, Thomas, sketch of and song by, 252. Copyright Trial, A, 435. Cork Leg, The, 447. Country Lass, The, air of, 370. County Guy, 266 ; air of, 460. Covert, Bernard, sketch of, 159 ; songs by, 159,
552. Crawford, Mrs., song by, 333. Crawford, Robert, sketch of, 253; songs by,
253, 326. Crouch, F. W. Nicholls, sketch of and song by,
333. Cruiskin Lawn, air of, 399. Cumming, the Misses, their concerts, 488. Cunningham, Allan, sketch of and song by, 137. Curran, Sarah, Irving's story of, 357. Cussans, Jack, song by, 444.
Danby, Gertrude, song by, 318.
Dandy, oh! The, air of, 250.
Dashing White Sergeant, The, 505.
Davis, Thomas Osborne, sketch of and song by,
366. Davy, John, sketch of, 175 ; songs by, 114, 175.








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