Scottish literature, Scottish poetry
A broad-ranging discussion, with quoted examples, of the many poems written to and about Burns from his lifetime up to the centenary of his birth in 1859.
2018, pages 126-143.
(c) G. Ross Roy, 1997; Estate of G. Ross Roy and Studies in Scottish Literature, 2018. First published in Love and Liberty: Robert Burns, A Bicentenary Celebration, ed. Kenneth Simpson (East Linton: Tuckwell, 1997), 53-68.