Towards a new bibliography of Robert Burns

Lamont, C. (2017) Towards a new bibliography of Robert Burns. Studies in Scottish Literature, 43(2), pp. 303-308.

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Introduces and describes the first phase of a new, free on-line resource from the University of Glasgow, A Bibliography of Robert Burns for the 21st Century: 1786-1802, based on fresh examination of multiple copies in several Scottish libraries, as well as in collections in the US and Canada, providing significantly-expanded entries for the early book-publication of Burns's poetry, and so allowing textual editors a more complete record of the textual history of Burns's work.

Item Type:Articles
Keywords:Robert Burns, bibliography, print culture.
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Lamont, Dr Craig
Authors: Lamont, C.
Subjects:P Language and Literature > PR English literature
College/School:College of Arts & Humanities > School of Critical Studies > Scottish Literature
Journal Name:Studies in Scottish Literature
Journal Abbr.:SSL
Publisher:University of South Carolina
Published Online:20 December 2017
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2017 Studies in Scottish Literature
First Published:First published in Studies in Scottish Literature 43(2): 303-308
Publisher Policy:Reproduced in accordance with the publisher copyright policy

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Project CodeAward NoProject NamePrincipal InvestigatorFunder's NameFunder RefLead Dept
719571Editing Robert Burns for the 21st Century: Correspondence & PoetryGerard CarruthersArts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC)AH/P004946/1CRIT - SCOTTISH LITERATURE
756481'The early editions of Robert Burns, 1786-1802: towards a new descriptiveCraig Ronald LamontThe Royal Society of Edinburgh (ROYSOCED)N/ACRIT - SCOTTISH LITERATURE