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Was never in Scotland heard nor seen

DMI number:
4601
First Line:
Was never in Scotland heard nor seen
Last Line:
For he durst ding no other | But them that day
Poem Genre / Form:
Dialect verse, Nine-line stanzas, and Song with refrain
Themes:
Entertainments / pastimes, Fighting / conflict, Rural life, Scotland, and Sex / relations between the sexes
Related People
Author:
Allan Ramsay
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Works (1945-1974) I: 57-82.
Author:
James I of Scotland
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Authorship discussed, Wood II (1991): 1-2.
Author:
James V of Scotland
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Authorship discussed, Wood II (1991): 1-2.
Related Poems
First Line:
Was never in Scotland heard nor seen
Last Line:
Was souple like a docken | bout him that day
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
First Line:
Was never in Scotland heard or seen
Last Line:
Was souple like a docken | Bout him that day
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
A choice collection of comic and serious Scots poems, both ancient and modern, by several hands [T84147] [Part I]
Page No(s):
pp.1-7
Poem Title:
Christ's kirk on the green
Attribution:
Composed (as was supposed) by King James the Fifth
Attributed To:
James V of Scotland
Title:
A choise collection of comic and serious Scots poems, both ancient and modern by several hands [T84146] [Part I]
Page No(s):
pp.1-7
Poem Title:
Christ's kirk on the green
Attribution:
Composed (as was supposed) by King James the First
Attributed To:
James I of Scotland
Title:
A Collection of Scots poems on several occasions [ESTC T163987] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.77-93
Poem Title:
The Country Wake, at Christ's Kirk on the Green, 1434.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A Collection of Scots poems on several occasions [N19399] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.82-98
Poem Title:
The Country Wake, at Christ's Kirk on the Green, 1434.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
A Collection of Scots poems on several occassions [different setting than ESTC N19399] [ESTC T151030] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.82-98
Poem Title:
The Country Wake, at Christ's Kirk on the Green, 1434.
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed
Title:
Poems in the Scottish dialect by several celebrated poets [T85039]
Page No(s):
pp.[1]-7
Poem Title:
Christ's Kirk on the Green.
Attribution:
by K. James I. of Scotland [title-page attribution]
Attributed To:
James I of Scotland