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Author: Gerard Carruthers

Publication of Volume 1 of the New Oxford Edition of The Works of Robert Burns: A Note from the General Editor, Gerard Carruthers

It is hugely satisfying to see the fine book in its Oxford University Press critical edition garb. Prof Nigel Leask’s volume is the first in our ‘Oxford Edition of the Works of Robert Burns’,...

Seeking information…

Can anyone help me trace information on either a Mr George Shirley of Dumfries, or a Mrs Munro of Glasgow, both of whom are mentioned in the Burns Chronicle of 1939? We are told...