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Johnie Blunt

Johnie Blunt

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Creator: Burns, Robert, 1759-1796
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Robert Burns, Scottish poet and lyricist. He was born in Alloway, Ayrshire, Scotland on January 25, 1759 and died in Dumfries, Scotland on July 21, 1796.
Gift of Cornelia Cogswell Sage, 1955.
In binding by Riviere and Son.
Accompanying letters not digitized.
Abstract:
Autograph manuscript of the ballad Johnie Blunt by Robert Burns, undated, written on the verso of an address leaf that had been mailed to Burns at his office in Dumfries. It was bound with two autograph letters, signed, to Henry Sage from Bernard Quaritch regarding the ballad's authenticity and a typescript transcription of one letter with an invoice. The letters are dated 1900 August 3 and September 4 and the transcript and invoice are dated 1900 September 4.
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1 item (1 l.);
20.5 cm
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 12030686
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