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On Raglan Road : great Irish love songs and the women who inspired them / Gerard Hanberry.

By: Hanberry, Gerard.
Publisher: Cork : The Collins Press, 2016Description: 252 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9781848892873.Subject(s): Love songs -- Ireland -- History and criticism | Lyricists -- Ireland | Composers -- IrelandDDC classification: 782.4209415 Summary: This lively collection uncovers for the first time how the best Irish love songs came to be. This is for anyone who ever wondered who the 'Galway Girl' was, or if there was a real-life 'Nancy Spain'. Learn the often surprising, sometimes bittersweet, but always absorbing stories of the real women who inspired some of the world's finest love songs.
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This lively collection uncovers for the first time how the best Irish love songs came to be. This is for anyone who ever wondered who the 'Galway Girl' was, or if there was a real-life 'Nancy Spain'. Learn the often surprising, sometimes bittersweet, but always absorbing stories of the real women who inspired some of the world's finest love songs.

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