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' Blair Collection ' contains the following 365 items:

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(1) Galic antiquities [ID: 75777200]

Consisting of a history of the Druids particularly of those of Caledonia a dissertation on the authenticity of the poems of Ossian and a collection of ancient poems translated from the Galic of Ullin, Ossian, Orran &c.

Author: Smith, John, 1747-1807

Publisher: Elliot, Charles, -1790

Printer: MacFarquhar, Colin, approximately 1745-1793

Printer: Elliot, Charles, -1790

Date printed: 1780

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(2) Treatise on the language, poetry, and music of the Highland clans [ID: 76236409]

With illustrative traditions and anecdotes and numerous ancient Highland airs.

Publisher: D. R. Collie & Son

Author: Campbell, Donald, Esq.

Date published: 1862

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(3) Mackintosh's collection of Gaelic proverbs, and familar phrases [ID: 80462093]

Englished a-new : to which is added, 'The way to wealth,' by Benjamin Franklin.

Printer: Stewart, Charles, -1823

Author: Macintosh, Donald, 1743-1808

Contributor: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790

Date published: 1819

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(4) Critical dissertations on the origin, antiquities, language, government, manners, and religion, of the antient Caledonians, their posterity the Picts, and the British and Irish Scots [ID: 76286617]

By John MacPherson, Presbyterian minister of Sleat from 1742-65.

Publisher: Grierson, Boulter, -1771

Author: Macpherson, John, 1710-1765

Date published: 1768

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(5) Collection of Gaelic proverbs and familiar phrases [ID: 76277296]

"... based on Macintoshs collection". Edited by Alexander Nicolson. Second edition, revised.

Publisher: M’Lachlan and Stewart

Compiler: Macintosh, Donald, 1743-1808

Editor: Nicolson, Alexander, 1827-1893

Date published: 1882

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(6) Practical grammar of the antient Gaelic, or, Language of the Isle of Man, usually called Manks [ID: 81513429]

By John Kelly ; edited, together with an introduction, life of Dr Kelly, and notes, by William Gill.

Publisher: Bernard Quaritch (Firm)

Author: Kelly, John, 1750-1809

Date published: 1870

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(7) Book of Common Order, commonly called John Knox's Liturgy [ID: 76252824]

"... translated into Gaelic anno Domini 1567 by John Carswell ; edited by Thomas M'Lauchlan". Gaelic text and English original, English and Gaelic preliminaries.

Publisher: Edmonston & Douglas

Editor: Maclauchlan, Thomas, 1816-1886

Author: Church of Scotland

Date published: 1873

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(8) Eachdraidh Ioseiph, mhic Iacoib [ID: 76196883]

Life of Joseph, the son of Israel. By John MacGowan.

Publisher: M’Lachlan and Stewart

Author: MacGowan, John, 1726-1780

Date published: 1862

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(9) Poems and songs [ID: 76082033]

Gaelic and English.

Publisher: M’Lachlan and Stewart

Author: Mackellar, Mary Cameron, 1834-1890

Date published: 1880

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(10) History of the Celtic language [ID: 76178615]

"... wherein it is shown to be based upon natural principles and elementarily considered contemporaneous with the infancy of the human family likewise showing its importance in order to the proper understanding of the Classics including the sacred text the hieroglyphics the cabala etc etc".

Publisher: Smith, Elder, and Co.

Author: Maclean, Lachlan, 1798-1848

Date published: 1840

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(11) Luinneag nan gleann [ID: 76013022]

"… dàin agus òrain".

Publisher: Sinclair, Archibald

Author: Mac Colla, Iain

Date published: 1885

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(12) Lucerna fidelium, seu Fasciculus decerptus ab authoribus magis versatis, qui tractarunt de doctrina Christiana [ID: 80439868]

Diuisus in tres partes ... / Authore Fr. Francisco Molloy ... .

Publisher: Catholic Church. Congregatio de Propaganda Fide

Date published: 1676

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(13) Celtic gleanings, or, Notices of the history and literature of the Scottish Gael [ID: 76268750]

In four lectures by the Rev. Thos. M'Lauchlan.

Publisher: M’Lachlan and Stewart

Author: Maclauchlan, Thomas, 1816-1886

Date published: 1857

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(14) Assurance of salvation [ID: 76416439]

= Dearbh-bheachd air slàint.

Publisher: M'Lachlan and Stewart

Date published: 1862

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(15) Cumail gu daingean samhladh bhriathar falla [ID: 76418153]

"... searmoin". Sermons of William Muir translated from English.

Publisher: M'Lachlan and Stewart

Author: Muir, William, 1787-1869

Date published: 1881

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(16) Place names in Strathbogie, with notes historical, antiquarian and descriptive [ID: 81166353]

By James MacDonald.

Publisher: D. Wylie & Son

Author: Macdonald, James, -1897

Date published: 1891

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(17) Dàin spioradail [ID: 75999995]

Scottish Gaelic hymns and poetry by Peter Grant. 16th edition.

Publisher: M’Lachlan and Stewart

Author: Grant, Peter, 1783-1867

Date published: 1889

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(18) Leabhar nan cnoc [ID: 80053204]

Comh-chruinneachadh do nithibh sean agus nuadh : airson oilean agus leas nan Gàidheal le Tormoid Macleoìd. Anthology of prose and poetry, some translated from English.

Publisher: Neill & Fraser

Author: Macleod, Norman, 1783-1862

Date published: 1834

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(19) Laoidhean eadar-theangaichte o'n Bheurla [ID: 79990318]

Printed for St. Columba Parish Church. Introductory note in English.

Publisher: Sinclair, Archibald

Publisher: St. Columba's Church (Glasgow, Scotland)

Date published: 1869

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(20) Gaelic texts for schools [ID: 79350390]

(new code) : with grammar, vocabulary, and full notes and exercises on parsing, analysis, etc. Pt. 1 / by H. Cameron Gillies.

Publisher: M’Lachlan and Stewart

Author: Gillies, H. Cameron (Hugh Cameron)

Date published: 1920

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(21) Ceud leabhar air son nan sgoilean Gàelach [ID: 76417461]

"... a ta air an cumail suas le Comunn Ard-sheanaidh Eaglais na h-Alba". Church of Scotland catechisms.

Author: Church of Scotland

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons

Probable date published: 1800

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(22) Dara leabhar air son nan sgoilean Gàe'lach a ta air an cumail suas le Comunn Ard-sheanaidh Eaglais na h-Alba [ID: 78782056]

Church of Scotland catechism in Gaelic.

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons

Author: Church of Scotland

Probable date published: 1871

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(23) Treas leabhar air son nan sgoilean Gàe’lach [ID: 76189190]

Church of Scotland Gaelic catechism.

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons

Author: Church of Scotland

Date published: 1857

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(24) Eléments de la grammaire bretonne [ID: 79045560]

Par J. Hingant.

Author: Hingant, J.

Date published: 1868

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(25) Elements of Gaelic grammar [ID: 79039982]

In four parts, by Alexander Stewart.

Author: Stewart, Alexander, 1764-1821

Date published: 1812

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(26) Gaelic dictionary, in two parts [ID: 79284156]

I. Gaelic and English. - II. English and Gaelic : in which the words, in their different acceptations, are illustrated by quotations from the best Gaelic writers : and their affinities traced in most of the languages of ancient and modern times : with a short historical appendix of ancient names, deduced from the authority of Ossian and other poets : to which is prefixed, a new Gaelic grammar / by R.A. Armstrong

Publisher: Duncan, J., bookseller

Author: Armstrong, Robert Archibald, 1788-1867

Date published: 1825

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(27) Filidh nam beann [ID: 79165051]

The mountain songster : the choicest collection of original and selected Gaelic songs now known.

Publisher: Robert M'Gregor & Co.

Date published: 1880

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(28) How to learn Gaelic [ID: 79789061]

Orthographical instructions grammar and reading lessons. By Alexander Macbain and John Whyte.

Publisher: Northern Counties Newspaper and Printing and Publishing Co.

Author: Macbain, Alexander, 1855-1907

Author: Whyte, John, -1913

Date published: 1902

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(29) Dictionarium scoto-celticum [ID: 76990912]

A dictionary of the Gaelic language comprising an ample vocabulary of Gaelic words as preserved in vernacular speech manuscripts or printed works with their signification and various meanings in English and Latin illustrated by suitable examples and phrases and with etymological remarks and vocabularies of Latin and English words with their translation into Gaelic to which are prefixed an introduction explaining the nature objects and sources of the work and a compendium of Gaelic grammar.

Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons

Date published: 1828

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(30) Comh-threòraiche [ID: 78640852]

Le Calum Mac Pharlain.

Author: Macfarlane, Malcolm, 1853-1931

Date published: 1913

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(31) Gaelic songster [ID: 75809784]

An t-òranaiche: no, Co-thional taghte do òrain ùr agus shean, a' chuid mhòr dhiubh nach robh riamh roimhe ann an clò le Gilleasbuig Mac-na-ceardadh.

Publisher: Sinclair, Archibald

Date published: 1879

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(32) Argyleshire pronouncing Gaelic dictionary [ID: 76239912]

"... to which is prefixed a concise but most comprehensive Gaelic grammar".

Author: MacAlpine, Neil, 1786-1867

Date published: 1832

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(33) Celtic studies [ID: 75771188]

From the German of Dr. Hermann Ebel : with an introduction on roots, stems, and derivatives, and on case-endings of nouns in the Indo-European languages by William K. Sullivan.

Publisher: Williams & Norgate

Author: Ebel, Hermann Wilhelm, 1820-1875

Date published: 1863

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(34) Treòiriche [ID: 82330816]

" ... no, céud leabhar na h-òigridh, a theagasg dhoibh Gàidhlig a léughadh 's a litreachadh gu h-eagarra, ann an ùine ro ghoirid le Séumas Munro".

Publisher: M'Lachlan and Stewart

Author: Munro, James, active1835

Date published: 1843

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(35) Daoine sidhe is uirsgeulan eile [ID: 80757526]

Air an cur an eagar le una, inghean fhir na pairce / na aealbhan o laimh Chatrna Chamaroin is Raoghnailt Ainslie Ghrannd Dubh. Gaelic fairy tales by Winifred M. Parker. Illustrated by Katherine Cameron, R.S.W., and Rachel Ainslie Grant Duff.

Publisher: Sinclair, Archibald

Illustrator: Cameron, Katharine

Illustrator: Duff, Rachel Ainslie Grant

Date published: 1907

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(36) Grammatica celtica [ID: 76749835]

"... e monumentis vetustis tam hibernicae linguae quam britannicae dialecti cambricae cornicae armoricae nec non e gallicae priscae reliquiis." A complete Grammar of the four ancient Celtic dialects--Irish or Gaelic--and the three British dialects, Welsh, Cornish, and Armoric. Written in Latin. 2 volumes.

Author: Zeuss, Johann Kaspar, 1806-1856

Publisher: Weidmannsche Verlagsbuchhandlung

Date published: 1853

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(37) Recherches sur les langues celtiques [ID: 75787839]

" "Ouvrage présenté à l'Académie des inscriptions et belles-lettres le 26 décembre 1831 et qui a obtenu la médaille du Prix Volney décerné par l'Institut dans sa séance du 2 mai 1834"--T. p."

Author: Edwards, W. F. (William Frédéric), 1777-1842

Editor: Milne-Edwards, H. (Henri), 1800-1885

Publisher: Imprimerie royale (France)

Date published: 1844

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(38) Kelt or Gael [ID: 75786687]

His ethnography, geography and philology.

Publisher: Unwin, T. Fisher (Thomas Fisher), 1848-1935

Author: Atkins, Thomas de Courcy

Date published: 1892

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(39) Vestigia celtica [ID: 75800421]

Celtic footprints in philology ethics and religion.

Publisher: M’Lachlan and Stewart

Author: Masson, Donald

Date published: 1882

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(40) Celtic researches, on the origin, traditions & language, of the ancient Britons [ID: 75763883]

With some introductory sketches on primitive society.

Publisher: Booth, John, bookseller

Author: Davies, Edward, 1756-1831

Date published: 1804

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(41) Choisir-chiuil [ID: 75826777]

The St Columba collection of Gaelic songs arranged for partsinging. [St. Columba's Church of Scotland, Glasgow.] Close score (64 p.).

Publisher: J. and R. Parlane (Paisley, Scotland)

Date published: 1900

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(42) Carmina gadelica [ID: 76736905]

"Hymns and incantations with illustrative notes on words, rites, and customs, dying and obsolete: orally collected in the Highlands and islands of Scotland and translated into English by Alexander Carmichael". 2nd edition, edited by Mrs. Elizabeth Carmichael Watson, 1928.

Compiler: Carmichael, Alexander, 1832-1912

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd (Edinburgh, Scotland)

Date published: 1928-1971

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(43) Carmina gadelica [ID: 77777954]

"... hymns and incantations with illustrative notes on words, rites, and customs, dying and obsolete / orally collected in the Highlands and islands of Scotland and translated into English, by Alexander Carmichael." [Edinburgh] : Printed for the author, 1900 (by T. and A. Constable) Two volumes. 300 copies printed. Gaelic and English on opposite pages.

Compiler: Carmichael, Alexander, 1832-1912

Printer: T. and A. Constable

Date published: 1900

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(44) Choisir-chiuil [ID: 75753145]

The St Columba collection of Gaelic songs arranged for partsinging. Close score (80 p.) Paisley : J. and R. Parlane, [between 1900 and 1913].

Printer: J. and R. Parlane (Paisley, Scotland)

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(45) Songs and hymns of the Scottish Highlands [ID: 75799404]

With translations and music and an introduction. Words in Gaelic, with English and Scots translations.

Publisher: M’Lachlan and Stewart

Compiler: Macbean, L. (Lachlan), 1853-1931

Date published: 1888

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(46) Sar-obair nam bard gaelach, or, The beauties of Gaelic poetry, and lives of the Highland bards [ID: 81867875]

With historical and critical notes, and a comprehensive glossary of provincial words / by John Mackenzie ; with an historical introduction containing an account of the manners, habits, etc., of the ancient Caledonians by James Logan.

Publisher: M'Lachlan and Stewart

Author: MacKenzie, John, 1806-1848

Date published: 1882

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(47) Sar-obair nam bard gaelach, or, The beauties of Gaelic poetry, and lives of the Highland bards [ID: 82911188]

"With historical and critical notes and a comprehensive glossary of provincial words".

Publisher: M'Gregor, Polson, & Co.

Author: MacKenzie, John, 1806-1848

Date published: 1841

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(48) Comhchruinneacha do dh'òrain taghta, Ghàidhealach, nach robh riamh roimhe clò-bhuailte gus a nis, air an tional o mheodhair, air feadh Gaidhealtachd a's eileine na h-Alba [ID: 78630224]

Le Paruig Mac-an-Tuairneir.

Publisher: Stewart, Charles, -1823

Editor: Turner, Patrick, active 1801-1813

Date published: 1813

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(49) Donnchadh Bàn Mac an t-Saoir (Duncan Bàn Mac Intyre) 1724-1812 [ID: 75774313]

" ...poète gaélique écossais ; vie, étude, citations, traductions " (Gaelic text and French translation of poems on opposite pages).

Publisher: Paris, Alexander A.

Author: Macleod, Donald James, 1879

Probable date published: 1930

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(50) Selections from the Gaelic bards [ID: 75749884]

"Metrically translated with biographical prefaces and explanatory notes, also original poems." Poems in the original Gaelic and in English translation.

Publisher: Paris, Alexander A.

Editor: Pattison, Thomas, 1828-1865

Date published: 1866