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Song entitled 'Duan an Domhnaich', 19 October 1870 and 10 November 1870

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW116/120

Scope and Contents

Song entitled 'Duan an Domhnaich' [The Poem of the Lord's Day], collected from Seonaid Churrai [Janet Currie], Staoinebrig/Stoneybridge, Uibhist a Deas/South Uist beginning 'Duan an Donaich a dh ghil, Finn foinneart Chriost a chonai[dh]'. The song is composed of fifty-six lines and has been scored through in ink. Written transversely over the first page of text is, 'Transcribed into Book 3 page 91 10/11 1870 A[lexander] A[rchibald] C[armichael].'

Dates

  • 19 October 1870 and 10 November 1870

Language of Materials

Gaelic English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 64 folios ; 19.5 x 23 cm

Physical Location

5.07

Physical Location

folio 40r, line 7 to folio 41r, line 15

Bibliography

Carmichael, Alexander, Carmina Gadelica, Vol I (Edinburgh, 1900) pp. 216-223.

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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