Tale of Ralph the Collier

  • Tale of Ralph the Collier
  • Rauf Coilyear [Electronic resource]

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Scottish poetry -- To 1700
English language -- Dialects -- Scotland
Poems -- Scotland -- 16th century

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Creation Date

[ca. 1969]

Source Description

Transcribed from: Scottish alliterative poems : in riming stanzas / edited with introduction, appendix, notes and glossary by F.J. Amours. -- Edinburgh : Printed for the [Scottish Text] Society by William Blackwood, 1897. -- (Scottish Text Society ; 1st ser., 27, 38). -- Published originally in two parts, 1892-1897. -- Partial contents: Pp. 82-114. Rauf Coilyear from the ed. of 1572.


Mode of access: Online. OTA website

Forms part of the Older Scottish Textual Archive (OSTA), a corpus of texts prepared for the Dictionary of the older Scottish tongue.

Added information: DOST concordance : notes for instructing operator. -- 1964

Publication based on this text: Formed basis of quotations in Vols. 4- of: A dictionary of the older Scottish tongue : from the twelfth century to the end of the seventeenth / founded on the collections of Sir William A. Craigie ; [edited by A.J. Aitken...et al.]. -- Chicago, Ill. : Chicago University Press, 1973 ; Aberdeen : Aberdeen University Press, 1983- .

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