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date: 16 October 2019

Jamieson, Robertlocked

  • T. W. Bayne
  • , revised by Harriet Harvey Wood


Jamieson, Robert (1772?–1844), antiquary and ballad collector, was a native of Moray, and, after graduating from King's College, Aberdeen, in 1793, was appointed an assistant classical teacher at Macclesfield, Cheshire, in 1796. There he designed a collection of Scottish ballads and was engaged on it for several years after 1800, in ...

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