Jessie the Flower of Dunblane

DESCRIPTION: "The sun has gone down on lofty Ben Lomond, And left the red clouds to preside o'er the scene" as the singer "muses" on "sweet Jessie the flower of Dunblane." The singer praises her beauty and modesty; he would love her even if he had high station
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1833 (Journal of the Lotos)
KEYWORDS: love courting nonballad beauty
FOUND IN:
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Huntington-Gam, pp. 266-267, "Jessie the Flower of Dunblane" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #15024
ALTERNATE TITLES:
Jessie Flower of Dunblane
The Flower of Dunblane
File: HGam266

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