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Riddle for the seasons of the year, 1877

Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/5

Scope and Contents

Riddle for the seasons of the year beginning 'Thainig 4 a nall gun taomain gun luing fear fada fionn fear slatara donn' probably collected from Mary Stewart, age 76, Malacleit [Malaclate, Uibhist a Tuath/North Uist] also known as Màiri Bhreac, sean bhanachaig [old dairywoman]. Text scored over as if transcribed elsewhere.


  • 1877

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This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 62 folios ; 23.5 x 19.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 3r, line 1 to folio 3r, line 5

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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