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Poems by Robert Burns

Robert Burns

Poems by Robert Burns

by Robert Burns

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Published by John Moir in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Burns, Robert, -- 1759-1796.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith an account of his life and miscellaneous remarks on his writings,containing also many poems and letters not printed in Doctor Currie"s edition.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20060926M

    Robert Burns was born on 25 January in the village of Alloway, near Ayr. His father was William Burnes, a gardener turned tenant farmer from the north-east of Scotland, and his mother was Agnes Brown, an Ayrshire woman of farming stock. Burns’s early life was marked by constant back-breaking work on a succession of small farms, but his. Burns lived only for another ten years, but poems such as ‘Auld Lang Syne’, ‘Tam O’Shanter’ and ‘A Red, Red Rose’ ensure that he remains widely read today. Poems by Robert Burns To A Mouse, On Turning Her Up in Her Nest with the Plough, November,

    Buy Poems and Songs of Robert Burns by Robert Burns online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 16 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Read this book on Questia. Robert Burns was born near Ayr, Scotland, 25th of January, He was the son of William Burnes, or Burness, at the time of the poet's birth a nurseryman on the banks of the Doon in Ayrshire.

    Unless specified, the book's author is Robert Burns. 'Poems, chiefly in the Scottish dialect' This is the first collection of Burns's work to appear in print. Published in Kilmarnock by John Wilson in , it is known as 'the Kilmarnock edition'. It includes the poems 'Scotch drink', 'The Cotter's Saturday night', 'To a mouse' and 'To a louse'. Robert Burns was born in , in Alloway, Scotland, to William and Agnes Brown Burnes. Like his father, Burns was a tenant farmer. However, toward the end of his life he became an excise collector in Dumfries, where he died in ; throughout his life he was also a practicing poet. His poetry recorded and celebrated aspects of farm life, regional experience, traditional culture, class.


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