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Slide set: Down the vale: new series (song: Bamforth & Co., 16 slides, 1909)

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Slide 1

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Slide 2
When you come down the vale, lad, there's singing in the trees
Slide 3
There's music in the gale, lad, and music in the breeze
Slide 4
There's welcome and there's rapture, o'er moorland and o'er dale
Slide 5

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Slide 6
Stars up above find ye, my love, tell him the night is fair
Slide 7
Peep from the skies into his eyes, leaving my image there
Slide 8
Where vale and coppice meet, lad, my tryst for thee I keep
Slide 9
The harebells at my feet, lad, are smiling in their sleep
Slide 10
And every bonny bird, lad, wings home his mate to greet
Slide 11
And croons to me of love and thee, where vale and coppice meet
Slide 12
Stars up above find ye, my love, tell him the night is fair
Slide 13
Peep from the skies into his eyes, leaving my image there
Slide 14
When we go down the vale, lad, the last long vale of tears
Slide 15

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Slide 16

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Other related organisations

in stock of City Sale and Exchange, dates unknown

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1909-1914 (item ref. 1631)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Gunby Hadath and Frank L. Moir, Down the vale (London: Boosey & Co., 1896)

Related slide set

reissue of Down the vale (song: Bamforth & Co., 12 slides, 1903)


12 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3003206

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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