Item GSB16 - Songs of the Gael : A Collection of Gaelic Songs with Translations by L. MacBean

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Songs of the Gael : A Collection of Gaelic Songs with Translations by L. MacBean

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Lachlan MacBean

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  • 1890-1900 (Publication)
    Glasgow (SCO)

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1 book

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Copy 1 was in the collection of Angus R. MacDonald.

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Item is a collection of traditional and contemporary songs along with staff and sol-fa notation.

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  • English
  • Scottish Gaelic

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    There are 3 copies. Copy 2 and 3 were published in 1890 and contain the first part of the song collection. Copy 1 was published in 1900 and contains parts 1 and 2 of the song collection.

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