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OF THE

SCOTTISH BORDER:

CONSISTING OF

HISTORICAL AND ROMANTIC BALLADS,

COLLECTED

IN THE SOUTHERN COUNTIES OF SCOTLAND; WITH A FEW

OF MODERN DATE, FOUNDED UPON

LOCAL TRADITION.

IN THREE VOLUMES.

VOL. II.

FIFTH EDITION.

The songs, to savage virtue dear, .
That won of yore the public ear,
Ere Polity, sedate and sage,
Had quench'd the fires of feudal rage._WARTON.

EDINBURGH:

PRINTED FOR LONGMAN, HURST, REES, ORME, AND BROWN,

LONDON ; AND A. CONSTABLE AND CO. EDINBURGH.

1821.

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