1st Edition

The Songs of Robert Burns

Edited By

Donald Low




ISBN 9780415034142
Published January 21, 1993 by Routledge
980 Pages

USD $390.00

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Book Description

In this definitive work for our generation, Donald Low brings together, for the first time, the words and tunes of all Burns' known songs, both `polite' and bawdy.
The Songs of Robert Burns were, in their author's eyes, the crown of his achievement as a poet. After years of study and investigation, many hours spent listening to old airs, as he recalled the living, daily, song-life of the people of Scotland, and through the creation of some of the finest lyric poetry produced in the British Isles, Burns' success is beyond doubt.