Life and Works of Robert Burns (Volume 3)

William Wallace - Robert Chambers - Life and Works of Robert Burns (Volume 3)
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JUNE 1788—DECEMBER 1791-- (CONTINUED)

 

AMONG the gentlemen of Nithsdale by whom Burns had been kindly received, was Mr. M’Murdo, chamberlain to the Duke of Queensberry. This gentleman, with a fine young family, which included some blooming daughters, resided in the ducal mansion of Drumlanrig, a few miles from the poet’s farm; and he had there entertained our bard with the most distinguished kindness.

 

 

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Robert Chambers , FRSE, FGS, LLD
Robert Chambers
Robert Chambers FRSE FGS LLD (/ˈtʃeɪmbərz/; 10 July 1802 – 17 March 1871) was a Scottish publisher, geologist, evolutionary thinker, author and journal editor who, like his elder brother and business partner William Chambers, was highly influential in mid-19th-century scientific...

Occupations: Publisher, Geologist
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