In the Pines, Where the Sun Never Shines, Lyric Variant 02


In the Pines, Where the Sun Never Shines, Lyric Variant 02


This text is an amalgamation of both "In the Pines, Where the Sun Never Shines" and "The Lover's Lament". One leaf, typewritten on the front side. The document is in good physical condition.The document was laminated.
The lower left corner was folded into the laminate. There is a minor tear at the lower left edge. There are minor stains of unknown origin throughout the document. The informant citation follows the song text.


Folk songs -- North Carolina Ballads, English -- United States Ballads, Irish -- United States Unrequited love -- Songs and music Birds -- Songs and music Grief -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

The Lonesome Dove. In the Pines. The Pines. There's More Than One. Mobiline. The Lonesome Pine. With Feeling. Pretty Polly. Handsome Molly. Stinging Bee. Little Molly. Black-Eyed Mary. Loving Hannah. Loving Hanner. The Irish Girl


W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created



I. G. Greer


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