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The Songs of Robert Burns

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by
Donald Low (Editor)

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 976 pages

File size: 14 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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.

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… (more)

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.

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