The History of Leith

October 10, 2006

A Familiar Epistle from Dudley to Edinburgh

This ballad begins: Sir John is a dangerous man – / He was born silly towns to beguile – / Beware, oh beware, if you can, / Of the magic that lurks in his smile’. An epistle is, here, a verse composition written in the form of a letter. There are no publication details for this sheet. for more click here

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