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See, the morning fair and bright
The text of this carol is found on a broadside in the Bodleian Library [Harding B.7 (62)] printed in Devonport for S. & J. Keys, 7 James Street, Devonport, and also sold by W. Burridge of Truro and J. Perrow of St. Austle [sic.]. The text was also published in Penzance in 1870 by Frederick W. Rodda in A Selection of Carols, Pieces and Anthems, suitable for Christmas.It is found paired with this tune in Charles L. Hutchins, Carols Old and Carols New: For Use at Christmas and Other Seasons of the Christian Year (1916).

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Penzance Harbour in the early nineteenth century
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