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Burns, Robert (1759-1796), poet

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Biography: ODNB link for Burns, Robert (1759-1796), poet
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P163100 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P4281 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Robert Burns
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
1780-96: corresp, verses, etc; 1705-1842: misc family papers
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
2
1791-93: Glenriddell MSS
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
3
1787: annotated copy of Poems, autograph MS of Epistle from Esopus to Maria 1794-95
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
See Annual return 1994
4
1786-94: letters and songs
British Library, Manuscript Collections
5
letters and verses
Burns House Museum
See ASLIB Directory of Literary and Historical Collections[Ds 1993
6
1787: autobiography in letter to Dr John Moore
British Library, Manuscript Collections
7
1786-96: letters (18); literary MSS
Huntington Library
See Guide to literary MSS 1979
8
1786-91: corresp and poems (Cowie collection)
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
9
1790: MS of "The Battle of Sherra-Moor"
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
See Annual Return 2009
10
transcripts, notes for edition of collected poems
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 16251 Kinsley
11
c1786-96: letters and MS poems
Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections
12
poems, letters and misc papers
Archives and Special Collections, The Mitchell Library
NRA 35994 Mitchell
13
1786: MS poem 'The Ordination'
Archives and Special Collections, The Mitchell Library
See Annual Return 1995
14
letters, MSS, etc
Writers' Museum
See ASLIB Directory of Literary and Historical Collections 1993
15
misc MSS
Strathclyde University Archives
See ASLIB Directory of Literary and Historical Collections 1993
16
corresp with Frances Dunlop (c150 items)
The Morgan Library
See NUC MS 84-2137
17
corresp and literary MSS
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum
See Location Register of English Literary MSS 18-19th cent 1995
18
letters (10) to Peter Hill
The Morgan Library
See NUC MS 84-2137
19
letters (57) to George Thomson
The Morgan Library
See NUC MS 84-2137