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" I'd rather be ca'd Hobie Noble, In Carlisle, where he suffers for his faut, Before I were ca'd traitor Mains, That eats and drinks of meal and maut. "
The English and Scottish Popular Ballads - Page 3
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British Minstrel, Volume 2

John Struthers - Music - 1822
...hie land and the law — Keep ye weel frae traitor Mains ; For goud and gear he'll sell ye a'. I'd rather be ca'd Hobie Noble, In Carlisle where he suffers...traitor Mains, That eats and drinks of meal and maut. The three preceding Ballads are evidently of one age, viz. the reign of James VI. They possess very...
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History of the Berwickshire Naturalists' Club, Instituted ..., Volume 12

Berwickshire Naturalists' Club (Scotland). - Berwickshire (Scotland) - 1890
...and the law ; Keep ye weel frae the traitor Mains ! For gond and gier he'll sell ye a'. " Yet wad I rather be ca'd Hobie Noble, In Carlisle, where he suffers for his fan't, Than I'd be ca'd the traitor Mains, That eats and drinks o' the meal and maut." Ballad of Hobbie...
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English and Scottish Ballads, Volume 4

Francis James Child - Ballads, English - 1859
...hie land and the law ! Keep ye weel frae traitor Mains ! iw For goud and gear he'll sell ye a'. " I'd rather be ca'd Hobie Noble, In Carlisle, where he...traitor Mains, That eats and drinks of meal and maut." no JAMIE TELFER OF THE FAIR DODHEAD. From Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border, ii. 3. " THERE is another...
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English and Scottish ballads, selected and ed. by F.J. Child

Francis James Child - 1858
...land and the law ! Keep ye weel frae traitor Mains ! iğ For goud and gear he'll sell ye a'. " I'd rather be ca'd Hobie Noble, In Carlisle, where he...traitor Mains, That eats and drinks of meal and maut," iw JAMIE TELFER OF THE FAIR DODHEAD. From Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border, ii. 8. " THERE is another...
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ENGLISH AND SOTTISH BALLADS

1860
...hie land and the law ! Keep ye weel frae traitor Mains ! iss For goud and gear he'll sell ye a'. " Fd rather be ca'd Hobie Noble, In Carlisle, where he suffers for his faut, Before I were ea'd traitor Mains, That eats and drinks of meal and maut." .no JAMIE TELFER OF THE FAIR DODHEAD. From...
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The British Poets, Volume 6

1866
...the hie land and the law ! Keep ye weel frae traitor Mains ! For goud and gear he'll sell ye a'. "I'd rather be ca'd Hobie Noble, In Carlisle, where he...traitor Mains, That eats and drinks of meal and maut." JAMIE TELFER OF THE FAIR DODHEAD. From Minstrelsy of the Scottisb Border, ii, 3. " THERE is another...
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English and Scottish Ballads, Volume 6

Francis James Child - Music - 1866
...hie land and the law ! Keep ye weel frae traitor Mains ! For goud and gear he'll sell ye a'. " I'd rather be ca'd Hobie Noble, In Carlisle, where he...traitor Mains, That eats and drinks of meal and maut." JAMIE TELFER OF THE FAIR DODHEAD. From Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border, it 8. " THERE is another...
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English and Scottish ballads, Volume 3

Francis James Child - Ballads, English - 1857
...hie land and the law I Keep ye weel frae traitor Mains ! For goud and gear he'll sell ye a'. " I'd rather be ca'd Hobie Noble, In Carlisle, where he suffers for his i'aut, Before I were ca'd traitor Mains, That eats and drinks of meal and maut." JAMIE TELFER OF THE...
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The popular ballad

Francis Barton Gummere - Music - 1907 - 360 pages
...Two stanzas give his Good-Night and his loathing of betrayal; while the singer concludes, — '"I'd rather be ca'd Hobie Noble In Carlisle, where he suffers...ca'd traitor Mains That eats and drinks of meal and maul.' " " Jamie Telfer of the Fair Dodhead," * as printed in the "Minstrelsy," was "improved" by Scott;...
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