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Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border, Second Edition, 1803, and Later Editions, 1806, 1810, 1812 Rieuwerts Sigrid

Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border, Second Edition, 1803, and Later Editions, 1806, 1810, 1812

Rieuwerts Sigrid

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ISBN : 9780748694358
Hardcover
600 pages
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This critical edition of Scotts Minstrelsy presents a seminal 19th-century work for a 21st-century audienceThe second volume in this three volume set includes the full text of the ballads from the 1803, 1806, 1810 and 1812 editions withMoreThis critical edition of Scotts Minstrelsy presents a seminal 19th-century work for a 21st-century audienceThe second volume in this three volume set includes the full text of the ballads from the 1803, 1806, 1810 and 1812 editions with supplementary editorial notes, summaries, emendations, revisions and remarks. Each ballad is discussed intensively, and has been supplemented by extensive biographical and bibliographical material. Special consideration has been given to Scandinavian cognates and to the impact of the Minstrelsy in Germany through the study of its reception and translation during Scotts lifetime.