Bonnie Harvest Moon

DESCRIPTION: "Of all the seasons of the year, I like the autumn best, Ere winter comes with giant strength Or Flora gangs to rest, I am joyfu'." The breezes blow. There is a harvest moon. The reapers sing. The fields are golden
AUTHOR: Words: John Barr (source: Colquhoun-NZ)
EARLIEST DATE: 1861 (Barr, Songs and Ballads, according to Colquhoun-NZ)
KEYWORDS: nonballad farming
FOUND IN: New Zealand
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Colquhoun-NZ, p. 33, "Bonnie Harvest Moon" (1 text, 1 tune)
File: Col2033

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