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Minstrelsy, ancient and modern 1 edition

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Folk music of Scotland. Many of the songs in this book have been sung by 20th century folksingers, including the group Steeleye Span.

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ancient and modern, with an historical introduction and notes
by William Motherwell.

Published 1827 by John Wylie in Glasgow .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Earl Marshall 1
The Twa Corbies 7
Sir Patrick Spens 9
Johnie O' Braidislee 17
Johnie O' Braidisbank 23
The Master of Wemyss 24
Halbert the Grim 30
Hynd Horn 35
Bonnie George Campbell 44
Young Benjie 46
Sir Hugh, or The Jew's Daughter 51
The Laird O' Logie 56
The Twa Brothers 60
The Crusader's Farewell 66
May Colvin 67
Lady Maisry 71
The Bonny Earl of Murray 78
The Bonny Earl of Murray 80
Young Waters 82
Lady Mary Ann 86
Babe Alone, or The Bonnie Banks O' Fordie 88
The Daemon Lover 92
Sir Cauline 99
Sir Roland 124
Fause Foodrage 131
Fair Janet 139
Clerk Saunders 147
Willie and May Margaret 155
The Cavalier's Song 159
The Cruel Mother 161
The Fore of Frendraught 163
Lord Ingram and Chiel Wyet 173
The Douglas Tragedy 180
William and Marjorie 186
The Broom Blooms Bonnie, &c. 189
Young Johnstone 193
Earl Robert 200
Johnie Scot 204
Earl Richard 218
Bonnie Susie Cleland 221
Catherine Johnstone 225
The Weary Coble O' Cargill 230
Lady Marjorie 234
Andrew Lammie 239
The Dowie Downs O' Yarrow 252
The Queen of May, Her Song 256
Gil Morrice 260
Chield Morice 269
Childe Morice 276
Young Hastings the Groom 287
Lambert Linkin 290
Redesdale and Wise William 298
Barbara Livingstone 304
Sweet William 307
Mary Hamilton 311
Sir James the Rose 321
Fair Annie 327
Billie Archie 335
Son Davie, Son Davie 339
The Wee, Wee Man 343
Young Bearwell 345
Lord Derwentwater 349
The Jolly Goshawk 353
Gipsie Davy 360
Willie Wallace 364
Sweet Willie and Ladie Marjorie 370
Earl Richard 377
The Elfin Knight i
Willie and May Margaret iii
Lord Jamie Douglass v
John Thomson and the Turk xi
Musick xv

Edition Notes

Other Titles
Minstrelsy: Ancient and Modern with an Historical Introduction and Notes


Library of Congress
PR1181 M68

The Physical Object

[4], iii, [1], cv, [1], 390, [1], xxiv, [2] p., [11] leaves of plates :

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