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Fragments of ancient poetry collected in the Highlands of Scotland

James Macpherson

Fragments of ancient poetry collected in the Highlands of Scotland

by James Macpherson

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Published by Thin in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ossian.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames Macpherson ; translated from the Galic or Erse language.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR"3544"A67"1970
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 9-77 p.
    Number of Pages77
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20329491M

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    Get this book in print. AbeBooks; Fragments of Ancient Poetry, Morar Morna moſt mountain mourn Muirnin night Ofcian Ofcur poem preferve race of Fingal raife reft reſt rife Rivine rock Ronnan ruſhes Scotland Shalgar ſhall hear ſhe Shilric ſhip ſhore ſpeak ſpear ſteps ſtood ſtorm ſtream ſtrength ſtrong tears thefe thou. Glencoe. Cabinet 9. In , James Macpherson published Fragments of Ancient Poetry, Collected in the Highlands of Scotland, and Translated from the Gaelic or Erse language.. This led to his ‘finding’ Fingal, an epic poem written by Ossian, narrator of a cycle of poems translated from ancient sources in the Scots rson then produced a collected Works of Ossian in

    Greater interest was aroused however by his "Fragments of Ancient Poetry Collected in the Highlands of Scotland and Translated from the Gallic or Erse Language" (), with an introduction by Hugh Blair () in which it was suggested that epic poetry relating to the legendary Fingal and his son Ossian might still remain to be discovered intact in the Highland oral tradition. PREFACE. THE publicmaydependonther followingfragmentsasgenuine ion,inthe.


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Fragments of Ancient Poetry, collected in the Highlands of Scotland, and translated from the Galic or Erse Language. By James Macpherson: Author: Scotland: Edition: 2: Published: Original from: The British Library: Digitized: Length: 77 pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Fragments of ancient poetry, collected in the Highlands of Scotland, and translated from the Galic or Erse language. by Macpherson, James, ; Graham, Robert Maxtone.

Macpherson was encouraged to publish the poems, and they appeared under the title ‘Fragments of ancient poetry’ in The preface to this book was written by  Hugh Blair, but published anonymously.

Blair was a Church of Scotland minister and also a professor of rhetoric and belles-lettres at the University of Edinburgh. Fragments of ancient poetry: collected in the Highlands of Scotland, and translated from the Gaelic or Erse language, by Macpherson, James, ; Aungervyle SocietyPages: The three last poems in the collection are fragments which the translator obtained of this epic poem; and though very imperfect, they were judged not unworthy of being inserted.

If the whole were recovered, it might serve to throw confiderable light upon the Scottish and Irish antiquities. Early Gaelic Book Collections > Ossian Collection > Fragments of ancient poetry, collected in the Highlands of Scotland, and translated from the Galic or Erse language > (1) (1) Permanent URL.

Early Gaelic Book Collections > Ossian Collection > Fragments of ancient poetry, collected in the Highlands of Scotland, and translated from the Galic [sic]. Fragments of ancient poetry, collected in the Highlands of Scotland: and translated from the Galic or Erse language.

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; 8⁰. Free 2-day shipping. Buy Fragments of Ancient Poetry: Collected in the Highlands of Scotland, and Translated from the Gaelic or Erse Language, at nd: James Macpherson. "Fragments of Ancient Poetry" was the first Ossian translation that MacPherson published. As the title indicates, it is a set of fragmentary scenes that do not necessarily relate to each other.

There was some remarkable imagery in the poetry, but for me the fragments did not cohere into an enjoyable whole/5. The last three poems in the collection are fragments which the translator obtained of this epic poem; and though very imperfect, they were judged not unworthy of being inserted.

If the whole were recovered, it might serve to throw considerable light upon the Scottish and Irish antiquities.Fragments of ancient poetry, collected in the Highlands of Scotland, and translated from the Galic or Erse language: Macpherson, James, Edinburgh: printed for G.

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