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I PREFER MY PEA-FLOWER. Irish, Air (4/4 time). D Mixolydian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. "Compare with 'Ta na la' in my Ancient Irish Music and with 'It is not day,' p. 348, above" (Joyce). See also the melodically similar (although differently-metered) "Humors of Castleoliver."

Source for notated version:

Printed sources: Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Songs), 1909; No. 716, p. 357.

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