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William Motherwell

(1797—1835) poet and ballad editor


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(1797–1835),

published a collection of ballads, Minstrelsy Ancient and Modern (1827), and Poems Narrative and Lyrical (1832), of which the best‐known and least characteristic is ‘Jeannie Morrison’. With Hogg he issued an edition of Burns's works in 1834–5.

Subjects: Literature.


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