The Bannatyne ms.

Title

The Bannatyne ms. [Electronic resource]

Author

Bannatyne, George, 1545-1608?

Editor

Ritchie, William Tod (ed.)

Availability

Distributed by the University of Oxford under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

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Languages

Scots

Editorial Practice

Encoding format: COCOA markup references and extra markup used

+ after a word indicates a pure editorialism unsupported by any original source

Text in capital letters

More details concerning transcription are available from the University of Oxford Text Archive

OTA keywords

Poems

LC keywords

Scottish poetry -- Early to 1700
English poetry -- Middle English -- 1100-1500
English language -- Dialects -- Scots
Poems -- Scotland

Extent
  • designation: Text data
  • size: (4 files : ca. 98.2, 380, 363, 386 KB)
Creation Date

[ca. 1969]

Source Description

Transcribed from: The Bannatyne manuscript : writtin in tyme of pest / by George Bannatyne ; edited and introduced by W. Tod Ritchie. -- Edinburgh : Printed for the [Scottish Text] Society by William Blackwood, 1928-1934. -- 4 v. -- (Scottish Text Society ; new ser., 22-23, 26) (Scottish Text Society ; 3rd ser., 5). -- In 4 vols. -- Vols. 2-4 contain the text of the manuscript.

Notes

Mode of access: Online. OTA website

Title proper taken from University of Oxford Text Archive printed records

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- .