Author:Rogers, Charles (editor); Nairne, Carolina; Oliphant, Caroline


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Life and Songs of the Baroness Nairne: With a Memoir and Poems of Caroline Oliphant the Younger

By: Rogers, Charles (editor); Nairne, Carolina; Oliphant, Caroline

Price: £6.75

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Grant: 1905

Seller ID: 467492

Condition: Average

. 303 pages. Dark green cloth with gilt decorated spine with a little wear and tear at top and bottom. page edges unevenly cut; some foxing, mainly to edges and endpapers. Carolina Oliphant, Baroness Nairne by marriage (1766-1845) was in her early life a populariser of Burns and an exponent of Jacobite poetry. She was the elder sister of the author Margaret Oliphant. After an evangelical conversion, there was, over time, a considerable change in the emphasis of her lifestyle. Her niece Caroline Oliphant (1807-1831) also wrote poetry; a short biography and a few pages of poems are included ... View more info