Letter to John Aitken
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Lyle also wrote poetry and lyrics and is remembered for the song Let us haste to Kelvin Grove, bonnie lassie, O published anonymously in 1820. He edited Ancient ballads and songs (1827).
Thomas Lyle died in Glasgow on 19 April 1859.
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- Letters of Thomas Lyle (1792-1859), physician and poet