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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

major subject of: A night with Burns (lecture: Valentine & Sons, 36 slides, 1893)

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

major subject of: Robert Burns (lecture: G.W. Wilson, 60 slides, n.d.)

major subject of: Robert Burns (lecture: Newton & Co., 29 slides, n.d.)

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

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

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

minor subject of: Views connected with Burns (lecture: maker unknown, 10 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)

Lucerna ID no. 6001253Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016