Person record: BURNS, Robert  (1759-1796)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameRobert BURNS
Gendermale
Relevance of this personauthor of poems used with slide sets 
Main period of activityN/A
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
25 January 1759born atAlloway, Ayrshire, Scotland
21 July 179637died atDumfries, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Texts linked to this personPoems (6)

Robert Burns, Address to the toothache in several compilations

Robert Burns, Auld lang syne (n.d.)

Robert Burns, The cotter's Saturday night in several compilations

Robert Burns, The soldier's return (n.d.)

Robert Burns, Tam o' Shanter in Lectures for the magic lantern [etc.] (1872)

Robert Burns, The twa dogs (n.d.)


Songs (9)

Robert Burns, Comin' thro' the rye in Beecham's music portfolio 1

Robert Burns, For the sake of somebody in Lantern readings original and selected 2

Robert Burns, John Anderson, my Jo (1789)

Robert Burns, My bonny Mary (1788)

Robert Burns, O whistle, and I'll come to you in Lantern readings original and selected 2

Robert Burns and Caroline Keppel, Robin Adair in several compilations

Robert Burns, Tam Glen (1789)

Robert Burns, There was a lad was born in Kyle (1785)

Robert Burns and J. Temple, Ye banks and braes in several compilations

Slide set references
(* = main subject of set)

  Auld lang syne (recitation: maker unknown, 5 slides, n.d.)

* Illustrations of poems by Burns (lecture: G.W. Wilson, 31 slides, n.d.)

  Picturesque Scottish scenes: visiting Burns' and Scott's country (lecture: G.M. Mason, 80 slides, n.d.)

* Robert Burns (lecture: G.W. Wilson, 60 slides, n.d.)

* Robert Burns (lecture: Newton & Co., 29 slides, n.d.)

* Songs of Burns (song: maker unknown, 6 slides, n.d.)

  Views connected with Burns (lecture: maker unknown, 10 slides, n.d.)

  An hour with some popular poets (lecture: York & Son, 50 slides, 1897)

  The land of Scott and Burns (lecture: Valentine & Sons, 51 slides, n.d.)

* The man and his songs (lecture: maker unknown, 72 slides, n.d.)

* The man and his songs: additional slides (lecture: maker unknown, 28 slides, n.d.)

* A nicht wi' Burns: his life, poems, and songs (lecture: maker unknown, 73 slides, n.d.)

* A night with Burns (lecture: Valentine & Sons, 36 slides, 1893)

  The soldier's return (recitation: maker unknown, 6 slides, n.d.)

  The twa dogs (recitation: maker unknown, 16 slides, n.d.)

References
(* = main subject)

* W.A. Eaton (compiler), An hour with some popular poets (London: York & Son, 1897)

* A night with Burns (Dundee: Valentine & Sons, 1893)

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