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MY

LADY

GREEN SLEEVES.

BY THE AUTHOR OF

16 COMIN' THRO' THE RYE,'

," "LAND O' THE LEAL," "CHERRY RIPE!”
“AS HE COMES UP THE STAIR,” THE TOKEN OF

THE SILVER LILY: A POEM.

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SAMPSON LOW, MARSTON, SEARLE, & RIVINGTON,
CROWN BUILDINGS, 188, FLEET STREET, E.C.

1879.
[411 Rights Reserved.]

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MY LADY GREEN SLEEVES.

BOOK II.

CHAPTER 1.

“A' that Peggie left behind

Was a cot-house and a wee kail yardie;
Now I think she is better by far

Than if she had wed a lowland laddie.”

a

IME, July ; hour, five o'clock ; scene,

the Park. The season on its last

legs, and the world and his wife picking up their skirts and scurrying

away like mad, desperately afraid of being left last at the rout. Where a week

VOL. II.

1

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