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Ancient poetry of Scotland

Ancient poetry of Scotland

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Published by s.n. in [Edinburgh, Scotland? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Middle English, 1100-1500,
  • Scottish poetry -- To 1700

  • Edition Notes

    Some sheets of David Laing"s type facsimile reprint of 11 tracts published in or about 1508 and republished under the title, The knightly tale of Golagrus and Gawane, and other ancient poems ([Edinburgh : David Laing], 1827). The sheets were disposed of to a bookseller who cut the margins and bound them with little regard to order or duplication and issued them in a limited ed. of 50 copies under the present title. Cf. The Chepman and Myllar prints (Edinburgh : Edinburgh Bibiliographical Society, 1950), p. xxiii.

    Other titlesKnightly tale of Golagrus and Gawane, and other ancient poems.
    StatementAndrov Myllar, Edinburgh, 1508.
    ContributionsLaing, David, 1793-1878.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR8649 .A5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[156] p. :
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6469754M
    LC Control Number44013485

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OCLC Number: Notes: Half-title: Early popular poetry of Scotland. "This edition is limited to copies." Description: pages ; 23 cm. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

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