‘Poems’ by Allan Ramsay, volume 1 (Edinburgh, 1721), with, inserted at the front, a manuscript of two poems in Ramsay's hand, and two pen sketches of heads. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.9749
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Dates

  • 1721, undated. (Creation)

Extents

  • 217 Leaves (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    Tipped in to page 269 is a press cutting (folio 2) concerning the song ‘Polwart on the green’. On page xxviii is a contemporary note of the numbers of subscribers to the ‘Poems’.

  • Bibliography

    The manuscript poems, 'The Roundell to her health' and 'Bogi-Dow', have been published in ‘The Works of Allan Ramsay’ (‘Scottish Text Society’, 1951-1974), volume iv, pages 262, 273.

  • Arrangement

    xxviii, 400 pages + 3 folios.

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