Gaelic Literature  of the Isle of Skye: an annotated  bibliography   

 

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BG:    

William J Watson (ed.).  Bàrdachd Ghàidhlig: Specimens of Gaelic Poetry 1550-1900.

2nd ed..  Stirling: A. Learmonth & Son, 1932.  (1st ed.  Inverness: Northern Counties, 1918).

 

FTH:

Marjory Kennedy-Fraser & Kenneth MacLeod (eds.).  From the Hebrides.  Glasgow: Paterson’s Publications, 1925.

 

GCApp:   

Keith Norman MacDonald (ed).  The Gesto Collection of Highland Music. .Leipzig: Oscar Brandsetter, 1895.  Appendix.

 

LC:

J. F. Campbell.  Leabhar na Feinne.  Vol. 1.  London: Spottiswoode & Co. for the author [repr. Shannon: Irish University Press, 1972]

 

MC:

A. & A. MacDonald (eds).  The MacDonald Collection of Gaelic Poetry.  Inverness: Northern Counties, 1911.

 

MSH:

Marjory Kennedy-Fraser & Kenneth MacLeod (eds.). More Songs of the Hebrides.  London: Boosey & Co.  (post-1927 publication, see:  Bassin 1977:185).

 

OSS:

Ethel Bassin.  The Old Songs of Skye: Frances Tolmie and Her Circle.  Edited by Derek Bownam. 

 

PB:

Keith Norman MacDonald (ed).  Puirt-a-Beul = Mouth-Tunes.  Glasgow:  Alex. MacLaren & Sons, 1901.  [repr. 1931].

 

PEI:

Prince Edward Island

 

SGS:

Scottish Gaelic Studies

 

SGTS:

Scottish Gaelic Texts Society

 

SH1:

Marjory Kennedy-Fraser & Kenneth MacLeod (eds.). Songs of the Hebrides.  London: Boosey & Co, 1909.

 

SH2:

Marjory Kennedy-Fraser & Kenneth MacLeod (eds.). Songs of the Hebrides.  Second volume.  London: Boosey & Co., 1917.

 

SH3:

Marjory Kennedy-Fraser & Kenneth MacLeod (eds.). Songs of the Hebrides.  Third volume.  London: Boosey & Co., 1921.

 

SPCK:

Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge

 

ST:

Marjory Kennedy-Fraser & Kenneth MacLeod (eds.). Sea-Tangle: Some More Songs of the Hebrides.  London: Boosey & Co, 1913.

 

TC:

Frances Tolmie.  [Collection of One Hundred and Five Songs of Occupation], Journal of the Folk-Song Society, No. 16 (1911). London.

 

TGSG:

Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Glasgow

 

TGSI:

Transactions of the Gaelic Society of Inverness

 

TLPM:

Donald Campbell.  A Treatise on the Language, Poetry and Music of the Highland Clans.  Edinburgh: D. R. Collie & Son, 1862.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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