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Verses on the centenary of the birth of Robert Burns.

Author John Forbes-Robertson
Title Verses on the centenary of the birth of Robert Burns.
Imprint [Glasgow?]: Maclure, Macdonald, & MacGregor
Date of Publication 1859
Language Edinburgh
Notes Forbes-Robertson (1822-1903) was an art critic and journalist, who wrote this poem for The Caledonian Society of London, a society formed in 1837 and dedicated to the advancement of Scottish cultural and philanthropic interests. The poem was privately printed in Glasgow by Maclure, MacDonald, & MacGregor, and presumably distributed to members of the society. No copies are recorded elsewhere.
Shelfmark AP.3.216.03
Acquired on 08/01/16
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