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A collection of 100 traditional folk songs with commentaries, historical info, lyrics & sheet music

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148 Indiana University Publications, Folklore Series
3.   "Cheer up, cheer up, my own truelove;
Cheer up, cheer up/7 said he; "We will soon be where the grass grows green On the banks of the sweet Revolee.
4.   "Is it for my gold that you weep,
Or is it for my store, Or is it for that house carpenter You will never see any more ?"
5.   "It is not for your gold that I weep,
Neither is it for your store; It's all for the love of my dear little babe That I left on Italy's shore."

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