Normal access conditions apply.
Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.
One ballad was given by Anne Brown to William Tytler in 1783, the other to Alexander Fraser Tytler in 1800; both were used by Sir Walter Scott for ‘The minstrelsy of the Scottish Border’, but only the latter was available to Francis J Child for his ‘The English and Scottish popular ballads’ (see volume 5, page 397).
Child, Francis J. ‘The English and Scottish popular ballads’ (Boston, 1882-1898).
This resource is a microfilm. When requesting it use only that part of the reference number shown in square brackets, beginning with ‘Mf.MSS.’
The microfilm was made by permission of Mrs Fraser Tytler, Aldourie Castle, owner of the originals.
The original manuscripts are owned by Mrs Fraser Tytler, Aldourie Castle.