Dalyell, John edit.
Title Scotish Poems, of the Sixteenth Century.
Binding Hardcover. Full leather, marbled endpapers, spine
Book Condition Hinges cracked, chipping at head and foot. Needs a bookbinder's tender mercies.
Publisher Edinburgh Archibald Constable : 1801.
Seller ID 1534c
2 vols. in one. 152 pp of biographies plus 381 pp of poetry. Glossary.
Includes Cursory Remarks on Ane Booke of Godly Songs, Incidents in the Life of Regent Murray, Biographical Sketches of Sir William Kircaldy and Battle of Strathaven. Ane Compendious Booke of Godly and Spirituall Songs. Ane Tragedie, in Form of Ane Diallog [by Robert Sempill]. The Lamentatioun of Lady Scotland [by Robert Sempill]. The Testament and Tragedie of Umquhile King Henrie Stewart [by Robert Sempill]. Ane Declaratioun of the Lordis Just Quarrel [by Robert Sempill]. Grange's Ballat. The Sege of the Castel of Edinburgh [by Robert Sempill]. The Legend of the Bischop of St Androis Lyfe [by Robert Sempill]. The Battell of Balrinnes. An anthology of 16th-Century Scottish poetry and biographies of well-known Scots - Sir William Kircaldy and George Gordon, Francis Hay, Archibald Campbell.