From The Irish Melodies by Thomas Moore, arranged by Charles Villiers Stanford
This 1895 edition of Thomas Moore's Irish Melodies has the original airs, as noted by Edward Bunting and George Petrie, restored and arranged by Charles Villiers Stanford. For the alterations that Stanford has made to earlier editions of the music see Notes to the Airs.
Truelove's Journal: A Bookshop Novella
"Beautiful, different and touching. Short, sweet and lovely. Made me cry. You sense that this is a true story veiled in the guise of fiction as are all the best stories."
Although ostensibly set in England, this story was penned by an Irish bookseller under the pseudonym of Ralph St John Featherstonehaugh.
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