Found 4 collections related to Burns, Robert, 1759-1796

Smith, Alexander Howland
Manuscripts and Archives Division
.5 linear feet (3 v.)
Alexander Howland Smith, known as "Antique" Smith, was a forger from Edinburgh, Scotland. Before he was imprisoned in 1893, he had made hundreds of forged documents, in particular, letters and manuscripts of Robert Burns and Sir Walter Scott.... more
Burns, Robert, 1759-1796
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 434
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
The collection consists of three letters: from Robert Burns to Robert Cleghorn, 31st March, 1788; Robert Burns to "Clarinda" (Mrs. Agnes Craig M'Lehose ), incomplete, ca. 1794; and William Nicol Burns to an unnamed recipient, 1843
Burns, Robert, 1759-1796
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
3 items
Holograph poem, "On turning up a Mouse in her nest with the plough" : Nov 1783 : (MISC 2598) : 2 p.; begins, "Wee, sleeket, cow'rin, tim'rous beastie, / O, what a panic's in thy breastie! / Thou need na start awa sae hasty / Wi' bickerin brattle."... more
Chambers, Robert, 1802-1871
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle | Pforz MS
2 items
Robert Chambers, Scottish publisher and writer. · To "My dear Alexius" [i.e., Alexander Ireland, journalist] : 1 autograph letter signed : "Thursday" [April 1866] : (HWD 08.038) : 2 pages (double sheet) : on embossed stationery of Union Club, St.... more