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Two versions of the charm beginning 'I will pull thee pregnant torranan' or 'I will pull thee torranan', February 1874

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW111/57

Scope and Contents

Two versions of the charm beginning 'I will pull thee pregnant torranan' or 'I will pull thee torranan' [Eòlas an Torranain or Charm of the Figwort]. Both versions have some words amended while the first five lines of the first version has been scored through in pencil as if deleted rather than transcribed elsewhere.

Dates

  • February 1874

Language of Materials

English Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 93 folios ; 20.5 x 13.2 cm

Physical Location

5.07

Physical Location

folio 13v, line 21 to folio 14r, line 12

Bibliography

Carmichael, Alexander, ed., Carmina Gadelica, vol 2 (Edinburgh, 1900) pp. 86-89.

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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