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THE CHILD OĚ ELLE
From the Rev. T. Percy's, M.S. Child

was a title some time given to a Knight. Little MUSGRAVE AND LADY BARNARD 9 This Ballad is ancient, and is quoted in

many old plays. The KNIGHT AND SHEPHERD's DAUGHTER 14 From an old Printed Copy in the Rev.

T. Percy's pofleflion. EDOM O' GORDON

19 The public are indebted to Sir D. Dalrymple, Bart, for this Ballad, who gave it as it was preserved in the memory of a Lady that is now dead.

King COPHETUA AND THE BEGGAR MAID 25. This story is often alluded to by our old Dramatic Writers. It was printed in 1012, intitled, A Song of a Beggar and a King.

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KING LEIR AND HIS Three DAUGHTERS 41
This Ballad is given from an ancient

Cory in the “ Golden Garland,”
Black I.etter, intitled, A. lamentable :

his Three Daughters.

The FRIAR OF ORDERS GRAY
Selected by the Rev. T. Percy, from
many fragments out of Shakespeare's
Plays, and connected together, so as to
form them into a little Tale.

GILDER O.Y
was a famous Robber, about the middle

of the lait Century, and is said to have : robbed Cardinal Richlieu, 0. Crom.

well, &c. WINIFREDA This beautiful address to conjugal love

is a Translation from the ancient Bri.

tish language. JEMMY DAWSON

Founded on a remarkable fact that hap.

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YOU MEANER BEAUTYes -
The Author and date of this Sonnet are
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MY MIND TO ME A KINGDOM 19.
This excellent Song was famous in the

Sixteenth Century, and is mentioned
by Ben Johnson in his Every Man out

of his Humour, firft acted 1599, Act. .. 1. Scene i.

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BRYAN AND Pereene, A West INDIAN

BALLAD
Is founded on a real fact, that happened

in the Inand of St. Kitt's. Dr. Grain-
ger, (Author of the Sugar Cane) was
in the Inand, when this tragical inci-
dent happened.

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GENTLE RIVER
Tranflated from the Spanish by the Rev.

T. Percy.
Lord THOMAS AND FAIR ANNET .
* A Scottish Ballad.

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MARY AMBRee
From an ancient Black Letter Copy in .

the Pepys Collection.
MURDER OF THE KING OF SCOTS -
The catastrophe of Henry Stewart Lord

Darpley, the unfortunate husband of -
Mary Q. of Scots, is the subject of this

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