Rose of Britain's Isle, The [Laws N16]

DESCRIPTION: Jane falls in love with a servant, who is then sent to sea. She follows him in disguise and is wounded in battle. Her secret having been revealed, her lover marries her. They return home to find her father willing to forgive
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1883 (Smith/Hatt)
KEYWORDS: exile cross-dressing sea marriage father
FOUND IN: Canada(Mar,Newf)
REFERENCES (8 citations):
Laws N16, "The Rose of Britain's Isle"
Greenleaf/Mansfield 29, "The Rose of Britain's Isle" (1 text, 1 tune)
Karpeles-Newfoundland 50, "The Rose of Britain's Isle" (1 text, 1 tune)
Smith/Hatt, pp. 61-63, "The Rose of Britain's Isle" (1 text)
Creighton-NovaScotia 48, "Rose of Britain's Isle" (1 text, 1 tune)
Mackenzie 37, "The Rose of Britain's Isle" (1 text)
Manny/Wilson 90, "The Rose of Britain's Isle" (1 text, 1 tune)
DT 447, ROSEBRIT

Roud #1796
File: LN16

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