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Robert Burns

Essays on Song-Writing

Period:
18th Century
Description:

This book was given to Robert Burns by Dugald Stuart of Catrine, Professor of Moral Philosophy at the University of Edinburgh on 4th January 1787.

 

Transcription, Burns' hand:

'This Book was a Present from the truly learned and / worthy Dugald Stuart of Catrine Esq: Professor / of Moral philosophy in the University of Edinr / to Robert Burns the Ayrshire Bard / Jan 4th / 1787'

Materials/Media:
paper
Dimensions:
110mm x 178mm
Source:
Robert Burns House, Dumfries
Accession number:
DUMFM:0198.348
Digital Number:
BHBN014n
Creation Date:
1774
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council