• Allan Ramsay's Fables & Tales. A New Collected Edition from his manuscripts and prints, by Roger Greaves

Allan Ramsay’s rollicking Scots satires are brought together here for the first time in a two-volume set complete with a biographical introduction, on-page glosses and extensive notes.
A short linguistic supplement appended to vol. 2 contains his observations on English and Scots (1721), his Scots-English glossary (1729), and an exhaustive rhyme list compiled from the text of the present edition that may serve as a guide to his pronunciation.

A PDF edition is also available on https://downloads.scotslit.com/ramsay.

Roger Greaves is a translator, writer, editor and publisher. He has written academically on the fable books of Ramsay, La Fontaine and Houdar de la Motte and on their significance in the early European book trade.



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Allan Ramsay's Fables & Tales. A New Collected Edition from his manuscripts and prints, by Roger Greaves

  • Fabricant : En Face
  • Référence : 978-2-35246-027-5
  • Disponibilité : Disponible
  • 28,00€

  • Prix hors taxes : 26,54€

Mots-clefs : Allan Ramsay