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' Early books of Scottish Songs ' contains the following 3 items:

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(1) Calliope, or, English harmony [Shelfmark: Glen.187] [ID: 74460998]

A collection of English and Scottish songs engraved & sold by Henry Roberts engraver & printseller in London between 1739-1746.

Date published: 1739-1746

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(43) Orpheus Caledonius, or, A collection of the best Scots songs [Shelfmark: Ing.241] [ID: 74463905]

The first printed collection of Scottish songs united to their melodies. Engraved throughout, with the exception of the dedication, list of subscribers, index, and a complimentary poem. 50 songs.

Compiler: Thomson, William, approximately 1684-approximately 1760

Date printed: 1725

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(107) Composite music volume [Shelfmark: Glen.276(1-2)] [ID: 74466117]

Containing Thiry Scots songs for a voice & harpsichord / [compiled by Robert Bremner], words from Allan Ramsay, and A second set of Scots songs for a voice & harpsichord [compiled] by Robert Bremner