The History of Leith

October 16, 2006

The Deil’s Boolin’ Match” on Montrose Green

Verse 1 begins: ‘The nicht was dismal, dark, and drear, / Nae lichtsome star did e’er appear / To gie the worthy burghers cheer / In Auld Montrose’. The poem is initialled ‘R.D.M.’ and decorative woodcut borders have been included on the sheet. for more click here. for more click here

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