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The play is also seen as anti-English: "The anti-English tendency underlying the play is evident, the merchant-demons being the English landlords." [10]

In 1950, . Sen. Claude Pepper , D-Fla., introduced a bill to block the deportation of Opel, who Pepper said had been a victim of the Nazis and had been a refugee in America.

‘Vickers is a novelist in the great English tradition of moral seriousness. Her characters suffer, they struggle to be true to both themselves and the promptings of the human heart. If you enjoy reading the work of Marilynne Robinson, Penelope Fitzgerald and James Salter you should be reading Vickers.’  
MICHAEL DIRDA Washington Post

Bonny Bunch of Roses
The Bonny Labouring Boy
Dark Eyed Sailor
Erin’s Green Shore
The Fair Hills of Eire O!
A fair maid walking
Go Where Glory Waits Thee
Grá geal mo Chroí
Grandson Of Abdul Abulbul Amir
Has Sorrow Thy Young Days Shaded
A Lady Fair
Lady Fair
Lovely Leitrim
Maid of the Sweet Brown Knowe
Maid with the Bonny Brown Hair
Mantle So Green
Minnie Skavinsky Skavar
Moreton Bay
Old Orange Flute
Piper’s Tunes
Pretty Susan, the Pride of Kildare
Remember the glories of Brien the Brave
Return of Abdul Abulbul Amir
Weep on, Weep on
We May Roam thro’ this World
When Cold In The Earth
The Woods Of Drumbo
The Wreck of the Mary Jane
This Life Is All Checkered with Pleasures and Woes
Youghal Harbour
You Remember Ellen

The poem has been part of the repertoire of many singers and groups, mostly set on "The Maids of Mourne Shore"'s melody. Notable recordings include:

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