Easter week 1916.
Words by Francis Grenade. Music by Joseph Mary Crofts.
|Main Creator:||Grenade, Francis.|
|Published / Created:||
[Dublin : s.n., 1916].
Front cover decorated with celtic illuminations and a harp at top centre of page.
Back cover reads: 'Presented by the author and composer to the Irish National Aid Association, and published to assist the funds of the Association, at the offices, 10 Exchequer Street, Dublin. 1916.'
Irish National Aid Association was set up to '...provide for those in Dublin and in certain parts of Ireland, who have suffered as the result of the recent insurrection.'
Music is in key of A flat major.
First line of text reads: 'Long, long the years thy chains have bound thee Eire!...'
Item stamped NLI 1969.
Physical description: 1 score (3 p.) 32 cm.
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|MU-sb-1596||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Music|
|Ir 780 p 23||Main Reading Room||Irish|