“Old Ireland I Adore”

Author: James Walsh
Earliest date: before 1867 (broadside, Bodleian Harding B 12(242))
Keywords: Ireland nonballad patriotic


"Oh, Erin's Isle, my heart's delight, I long to see thee free." O'Connell fought to make Ireland free. "If you were free as once we were How happy would we be! No foreign landlord then would dare To lord it over thee"

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  1. O'Conor, p. 113, "Old Ireland I Adore" (1 text)
  2. BI, OCon113