The village sexton, to which is added, The boatie rows, The days o' lang syne, The lass o' Gowrie, We're a noddin'

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Title

The village sexton, to which is added, The boatie rows, The days o' lang syne, The lass o' Gowrie, We're a noddin'

Alternative Title

The boatie rows
The days o' lang syne
The lass o' Gowrie
We're a noddin'

Date

1823

Extent

8 pages
17 cm

Identifier

Description

Woodcut image of naval battle on title-page.

Abstract

A short collection of ballads and songs, including a humorous portrayal of minister from the Highlands, a rowing song, the reminiscing of two old soldiers, a love song, and a short humorous song about the conversation between two old gossips, which is most likely a drinking song.

Coverage

Glasgow, Scotland
Gowrie, Scotland

Subject

Chapbooks-Scotland-Glasgow

Contributor

Archival and Special Collections, University of Guelph Library, Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Is Referenced By

University of Glasgow Union Catalogue of Scottish Chapbooks http://special.lib.gla.ac.uk/chapbooks/search/

Format

JPEGs and PDF derived from master file, which was scanned from the original book in 24-bit color at 600 dpi in TIFF format using an Epson Expression 10000XL scanner.

Rights

In the public domain; For high quality reproductions, contract Archival & Special Collections, University of Guelph. libaspc@uoguelph.ca 519-824-4120, Ext 53413

Type

ballad

Citation

“The village sexton, to which is added, The boatie rows, The days o' lang syne, The lass o' Gowrie, We're a noddin',” Scottish Chapbooks, accessed October 23, 2021, https://scottishchapbooks.lib.uoguelph.ca/items/show/552.

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