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Texts and Translations
- I have been in this garden of unripe fruit; title: "First Love"
- A bony “No,” with smyling looks agane
- I wha aince in Heaven’s height
- I dinna want a wee man, a wee man, a wee man; title: "The Wee Man"
- Great, Good, and Just, could I but rate; title: "On receiving news of the death of Charles I"
- The auld men o’ the sea; title: "Hungry Waters"
- “Whistle, whistle, auld wife; title: "Whistle, whistle, auld wife"
- Lourd on my hert as winter lies
- Sweit rois of vertew and of gentilnes
- There’s teuch sauchs growin’ i’ the Reuch Heuch Hauch; title: "The Sauchs in the Reuch Heuch Hauch"
- Greet the bights that gave me shelter; title: "The Old Fisherman"
- Gane is the day, and mirk's the night
- Ilka hert an’ hind are met; title: "Reid-E'en"
- Blow, good wind, from Westward, blow against the dawn; title: "The Kerry Shore - Loch Fyne"
- There was a Cameronian cat; title: "The Cameronian Cat"
- In the afternoon we sat; title: "Forfeits" [translation]
- Calum thonder, long's the night to your thinking
- As white’s the blossom on the rise; title: "The Love-sick Lass"
- As white as the awakening blossoms; title: "The Love-sick Lass" [translation]
- I met ayont the cairney; title: "Empty Vessel"
- Ae weet forenicht i’ the yow-trummle; title: "The Watergaw"
- He that hes gold and grit riches
- Oh, her dear little eyes; title: "Little blue eyes" [translation]
- Fill with wassail the bowl, a theme yet unsung; title: "Currency Lasses"
- Enhver, der er vorden af Verden forladt
- There was a dwarf, Perkêo, in the Heidelberg Castle; title: "Perkêo" [translation]
- Vergiss mein nicht, vergiss mein nicht
- Do not forget me [translation]
- Tie up your bundle for hiking; title: "Disagreement and Atonement" [translation]
- The particular look of a courtesan; title: "Wine for the lonely" [translation]
- The myrtles of Damascus, when they smile
- There came an army from the sky; title: "After drought"
- I need so much the quiet of your love; title: "At nightfall"
- I did not know the nightingale could fling
- O in that hour when both of us are dead
- The Rice was under water, and the land was scourged with rain; title: "The Rice was Under Water"
- Somewhere, Oh, My Beloved One, the house is standing
- Here, at the doorway of my tent, I linger; title: "Stars of the Desert"
- You are all that is lovely and light
- ‘Lass, when your mither is frae hame
- I hae laid a herring in saut –; title: "I hae laid a herring in saut"
- The thunder and the dark; title: "In time of tumult"
- Richt arely one Ask Wedinsday
- When I think on the happy days
- Chorus: O dear minny, what shall I do?; title: "O dear minny, what shall I do?"
- O, fare ye weel, my auld wife!; title: "Fare ye weel, my auld wife"
- There was a wife wonn'd in Cockpen, Scroggam!
- Amang the trees, where humming bees; title: "Amang the trees"
- Half doun the hill, whaur fa’s the linn; title: "The gowk"
- Lang heff I maed of ladyes quhytt
- Long have I written about ladies white; title: "About a black woman" [translation]
- The Tailor fell thro' the bed, thimble an' a'; title: "The tailor fell thro' the bed"
- My wife's a wanton, wee thing; title: "My wife's a wanton wee thing"
- Oh to be at Crowdieknowe; title: "Crowdieknowe"
- When the warl’s couped soon’ as a peerie; title: "Moonstruck"
- A luvin’ wumman is a licht; title: "Love"
- Cwa’ een like milk-wort and bog-cotton hair!; title: "Milkwort and Bog-cotton"
- As the dragonfly’s hideous larva creeps
- In peticote of greene
- The merle in the hauch sings sweet; title: "Corbie sang"
- O softly, softly came she in [translation]
- Now the peak of summer's past, the sky is overcast; title: "Hornpipe"
- Wheesht, wheesht, my foolish hert; title: "Wheesht, wheesht"
- I’ the how-dumb-died o’ the cauld hairst nicht; title: "The eemis stane"
- Quiet, quiet, my foolish heart; title: "Quiet, quiet" [translation]
- We’ll hap and row, we'll hap and row
- Twist ye, twine ye! even so; title: "Twist ye, twine ye"
- The auld man's mear's dead
- Rorate, celi, desuper!
- High up here they rest, their long day’s work done; title: "St. Brendan's graveyard: Isle of Barra"
- Fra bank to bank, fra wood to wood I rin; title: "Cupid and Venus"
- The auld man's mear's dead!; title: "The auld man's mear"
- The Robin to the Wren's nest; title: "The wren's nest"
- Done is a battell on the dragon blak
- There lives a young lassie
- Wha will buy my troggin, fine election ware
- If my dear wife should chance to gang; title: "My wife shall ha'e her will"
- There dwalt a man into the west
- Done is the battle on the dragon black; title: "Done is the Battle with the Black Dragon" [translation]
- I'll gar our gudeman trow; title: "I'll gar our gudeman trow"
- Far across the desert sands
- Through the old city’s silence
- Belovèd, in your absence I have told
- How many a lonely caravan sets out
- If in the great bazaars
- Ah! when the dark on many a heart descends; title: "Allah be with us"
- O luely, luely cam she in
- Upon the street they lie; title: "The children"
- O! shairly ye hae seen my love; title: "Ballad"
- Das war der Zwerg Perkêo im Heidelberger Schloß; title: "Perkêo"
- Nun hat mein Stecken gute Rast
- Go, pretty child, and bear this flower; title: "To His Saviour, a Child; A Present, by a Child"
- Verse. My God, I'm wounded by my sin
- God gives not only corn for need; title: "To God"
- Through all the night; title: "To His Angrie God"
- Night hath no wings to him that cannot sleep; title: "To his sweet saviour"
- I'm a Mimi who's over the hill; title: "Diva's lament"
- As the holly groweth green; title: "As the holly groweth green"
- To make a final conquest of all me; title: "The fair singer"
- Two Gardens see! this of enchanted flowers; title: "Two Gardens"
- Delight is as the flight
- That which is marred at birth Time shall not mend; title: "Gertrude's Prayer"
- Bury me on a Sunday"; title: "Farmer Dunman's Funeral"
- What is a woman that you forsake her; title: "Harp Song of the Dane Women"
- I wanted to marry, but father said, "No; title: "The Orphaned Old Maid"
- Have you news of my boy Jack?"; title: "My Boy Jack"
- They sit and smoke on the esplanade; title: "At a Watering Place"
- This enders night; title: "This Enders Night"
- 'But hear. If you stay, and the child be born; title: "In the Restaurant"
- There once was a lady, divinely tall; title: "Legend of Rosemary"
- 'My bride is not coming, alas!' says the groom; title: "At the Altar-rail"
- 'O lonely workman, standing there; title: "In the Moonlight"
- Oh! From over there so sweetly it resounds; title: "The cry of the quail" [translation]
- As I went dreaming; title: "The poplars"
- The rafters blacken year by year; title: "A cottager"
- At night when everyone's asleep; title: "The dustman"
- The hawthorn brave upon the green; title: "The bean flower"
- I will cut you wands of willow; title: "Impromptu in March"
- Death-like the morning dawns; title: "The Convalescent addresses Hope" [translation]
- I am my mother's only child; title: "Confession" [translation]
- Days passed; title: "Days passed" [translation]
- Since all thy vows, false maid
- Less than the dust, beneath thy Chariot wheel; title: "Less than the dust"
- The temple bells are ringing
- Wha is that at my bower-door?"
- O Rattlin, roarin Willie; title: "Rattlin' Roarin' Willie"
- When I am dying, lean over me tenderly, softly; title: "Till I wake"
- O my Luve's like a red, red rose
- Ach ihr lieben Äuglein
- Nach Mittage saßen wir; title: "Stirbt der Fuchs, so gilt der Balg"
- Wee Willie Gray, an' his leather wallet