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Burns, Robert, 1759-1796.
Works of Robert Burns.
Liverpool, Printed by J. M'Creery, for T. Cadell, jun., and W. Davies, London; and W. Creech, Edinburgh, 1800
|Named Person:||Robert Burns; Robert Burns|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Robert Burns; James Currie; Gilbert Burns; Thomson, Mr.; Alexander Nasmyth; James Neagle; John M'Creery; William Creech; Cadell & Davies,
|Notes:||Vol. 1: xxvi, 376,  p. ; vol. 2: xxvi, , 476 p. ; vol. 3: xiv, , 384, 55,  p. ; vol. 4: xxiii, , 415,  p.
Dedication signed: J. Currie.
The observations on the character and condition of the Scottish peasantry are by James Currie.
First collected edition; Egerer 50.
Portrait signed: A. Nasmyth, pinxt; J. Neagle, sct.
Each volume has its own half-title.
|Description:||4 v. : port. ; 21 cm.|
|Contents:||Vol. 1 The life of Robert Burns, with a criticism on his writings to which are prefixed some observations on the Scottish peasantry --
vol. 2 General correspondence, including pieces of miscellaneous poetry --
vol. 3 Poems, formerly published, with some additions: to which is added, a history of these poems / by Gilbert Burns --
vol. 4 Correspondence with Mr. George Thomson, including poetry hitherto unpublished or uncollected.