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Poetry

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 81 Collections and/or Records:

Eglisham, George. George Eglis[ham] aduersus Andreae Meluini cauillum in aram regiam epigrammata prophylactica., Early 17th century

 Item
Identifier: De.1.12/12
Scope and Contents This is a reply by the Scottish physician and poet George Eglisham to the Scottish scholar, theologian and religious reformer Andrew Melville's Epigramma in aram Regiam ...

Dates: Early 17th century

Family papers, 1723-1935

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-51/1
Scope and Contents 1 .1: 'Family dates C.K.M. 25.2.1935'. 1 fol. 1.2: 'Chronological table of the family of the Murchisons or as called in Gaelic McColman'. Notebook. 1 .3: 'Notes on Murchison family papers at Hargrave made by A.F.Rowe Aug. 1924'. 1.4: 'List of letters & papers acquired from Haffenden 1921 ...' with correspondence between various lawyers, Dec. 1920 - April 1922. 25 fols. 1.5: 'Incidents in the life of Colonel Donald Murchison'. 7pp, with postcards of...
Dates: 1723-1935

Favourite poems, c1910-c1940

 Item
Identifier: BAI 1/1/14
Scope and Contents A loose-leaf bundle of pieces of poetry (some identified) and lists of poems/poets
Dates: c1910-c1940

Field notebook of Alexander Carmichael, 1864-1869

 Series
Identifier: Coll-97/CW105
Scope and Contents Field notebook belonging to Alexander Carmichael containing proverbs; Fenian tales; stories about shipwrecks; Roderick Morison 'An Clàrsair Dall' and his father John Morison tacksman of Bragar; the Beaton family; and about sea-faring; notes about islands in the Sound of Harris; and a small amount of vocabulary.
Dates: 1864-1869

For Prof McIntyre, c1909-1960

 File
Identifier: BAI 11/11
Scope and Contents Files of items relating to John Baillie, compiled by Florence Jewel Baillie and/or other members of the Baillie family, and including notes on English literature, press and magazine cuttings on theological and other matters, poetry and correspondence.
Dates: c1909-1960

For self to read, c1960

 File
Identifier: BAI 11/7
Scope and Contents A selection of memorabilia gathered together by Florence Jewel Baillie, concerning John Baillie and their life together. Includes correspondence, press cuttings, items relating to their wedding and poetry written by John Baillie.
Dates: c1960

Fowler, William. The Taranula of love., Late 16th century

 Bound volume
Identifier: De.3.68
Scope and Contents This volume is a sonet sequence comprising of seventy-two sonnets in a loose narrative by the makar (royal bard), writer, courtier, and translator William Fowler. Although the sonnets are written in his hand, the title and his name were written in William Drummond of Hawthornden's hand. Fowler was Drummond's uncle.
Dates: Late 16th century

Illuminated manuscript by Charles Oppenheimer (1875-1961) of 'The Eve of Saint Agnes' by John Keats

 Fonds — Box CLX-A-1261
Identifier: Coll-1666
Scope and Contents 1901 work in the form of an illuminated manuscript of the poem The Eve of Saint Agnes, by John Keats. The bound volume is of fourteen pages of vellum.

Work demonstrates Oppenheimer's craftsmanship and skill and improving drawing. It is not known whether the item was a commission, an academic exercise or business sample.
Dates: 1901

Index to the notebook, 1883

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW87/1
Scope and Contents Index to the notebook headed 'Subject' and 'Page' although no page numbers are given. The index is incomplete.
Dates: 1883

Language and literature, 1932-1957

 Sub-Series — Box CLX-A-1627: Series Coll-1972/2
Identifier: Coll-1972/2/5
Scope and Contents This section contains the following textbooks: A Second Book of Poetry (English and Scottish) (Glasgow: Robert Gibson & Sons, 1932). Stamp: Grangemouth High School. Reading and Thinking. Book I, ed. by Richard Wilson (London and Edinburgh: Thomas Nelson and Sons), undated. L. Janton, ...
Dates: 1932-1957