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BOOK THE FIRST.
ESSAY on the ancient Metrical Romances ......
1. The Boy and the Mantle ................ 39 2. The Marriage of Sir Gawaine .............. 50 3. King Ryence's Challenge .................. 64 4. King Arthurs Death. A Fragment ........ 68 5. The Legend of King Arthur ................ 77 6. A Dyttie to Hey Downe .................. 82 7. Glasgerion ............................. 84 8. Old Robin of Portingale .................. 89 9. Child Waters ............................ 95 10. Phillida and Corydon. By Nic. Breton ...... 104 11. Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard .......... 107 12. The Ew-bughts Matron. A Scottish Song .... 113 13. The Knight and Shepherd's Daughter ........ 115 14. The Shepherd' s Address to h'm Muse. By N.Breton 120 15. Lord Thomas and Fair Ellinor .............. 122 16. Cupid and Campaspe. By John Lilye ........ 126 17. The Lady turned Servingman .............. 127 18. Gil [Child] Morrice. A Scottish Ballad .... 133
 
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BOOK THE SECOND.
1. The Legend of Sir Guy ................. 143 2. Guy and Amarant. By Sam. Rowlands .... 152 3. The auld good Man. A Scottish Song ... 162 4. Fair Margaret and Sweet William ................. 165 5. Barbara Allen's Cruelty ......................... 170 6. Sweet Williams Ghost. A Scottish Ballad ... 173 7. Sir John Grehme and Barbara Allan. Ditto ... 176 8. The Bailiff's Daughter of Islington .............. 178 9. The Willow Tree. A Pastoral Dialogue ... 181 10. The Lady's Fall ............................................ 183 11. Waly waly Love be bonny. A Scotish Song ... 190 12. The Bride's Burial ....................................... 193 13. Dulcina ....................................................... 199 14. The Ladt/ Isabella's Tragedy ..................... 202 15. A Hue and Cry after Cupid. By Ben Jonson ... 207 16. The King of France's Daughter ................. 210 17. The Sweet Neglect. By Ben Jonson ..... 219 18. The Children in the Wood ........................ 220 19. A Lover of late was I ................................. 228 20. The King and the Miller of Mansfield .... 230 21. The Shepherd's Resolution. By Geo. Wither .. 241 22. Queen Dido, or the Wandering Prince of Troy . .244 23. The Witches Song. By Ben. Jonson .................. 250 24. Robin Good-fellow ............................................ 254 25. The Fairy Queen ............................................ 260 26. The Fairies Farewell. By Dr. Corbet ................ 263
 
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1.   The Birth of St. George.................................... 269
2.   St. George and the Dragon.............................. 282
3.   Love will find out the Way................................. 294
4.   Lord Thomas and Fair Annet. A Scottish Ballad..296
5.   Unfading Beauty. By Tho. Carew...................... 302
6.   George Barnwell............................................... 303
7.   The Stedfast Shepherd. By Geo. Hither ............. 320
8.   The Spanish Virgin ; or, the Effects of Jealousy.. 324
9.   Jealousy, Tyrant of the Mind. By Dryden.......... 330
10. Constant Penelope............................................. 332
11. To Lucasta, on going to the Wars. By Col.Lovelace. .337
12. Valentine and Ursine......................................... 338
13. The Dragon of Wantley...................................... 356
14. St. George for England.    The first Part........ 368
15. St. George for England.   The second Part.   By
J. Grubb................................................... 373 16. Margaret's Ghost. By David Mallet............ 392 17. Lucy and Colin. By Tho. Tickell ......................... 396 18. The Boy and the Mantle, revised, &c.............. 400 19. The ancient Fragment of the Marriage of Sir
Gawaine.................................................. 410
The Glossary............................................... 419

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