Patriot Queen, The
DESCRIPTION: Singer meets a beautiful woman who identifies herself as Ireland. "The bigoted tyrant I'll humble" "I have noble fine brave men ... Preparing to fight for my name; I have noble O'Connell my leader, And millions of heroes at home"
EARLIEST DATE: first half 19C (Zimmermann)
KEYWORDS: beauty Ireland nonballad patriotic
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Zimmermann 26, "The Patriot Queen" (1 text, 1 tune)
cf. "The Pretty Maid Milking Her Cow"("Cailin deas cruidhte na mbo") (tune, Zimmermann)
cf. "Erin's Green Shore" [Laws Q27] (theme: beautiful woman to rally Erin)
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