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Manuscript commonplace book of James Crichton, 2nd Viscount Frendraught, 1667

This manuscript, written in a nobleman’s commonplace book from the 1660s, may be the earliest surviving rendering of a ballad beginning “Should old acquaintance be forgot.”

Manuscript commonplace book of James Crichton, 2nd Viscount Frendraught, 1667

This manuscript, written in a nobleman’s commonplace book from the 1660s, may be the earliest surviving rendering of a ballad beginning “Should old acquaintance be forgot.”