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" I assisted him in collecting them ; and took down from oral tradition, and transcribed from old manuscripts, by far the greatest part of those pieces he has published. Since the publication, I have carefully compared the translation with the copies of... "
Notes on The Authenticity of Ossian's Poems - Page 39
1868
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The Celtic Magazine, Volume 2

Alexander Mackenzie, Alexander Macgregor, Alexander Macbain - Clans - 1877
...old manuscripts, by far the greatest part of those pieces he has published. Since the publication 1 have carefully compared the translation with the copies...originals in my hands, and find it amazingly literal, even in such a degree as to preserve, in some measure, the cadence of the Gaelic versification." Captain...
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James Macpherson: An Episode in Literature

John Semple Smart - Bards and bardism in literature - 1905 - 224 pages
...Ossian in collecting and transcribing by far the greater part of the poems. "Since the publication, I have carefully compared the translation with the...originals in my hands, and find it amazingly literal, even in such a degree as to preserve, in some measure, the cadence of the Gaelic versification." As...
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Transactions of the Canadian Institute, Volumes 3-4

Canadian Institute - Science - 1893
...* Science of Language, 1st series ; 317, 3t8. these pieces he has published. Since the publication, I have carefully compared the translation with the...originals in my hands, and find it amazingly literal, even in such a degree as to preserve in some measure the cadence of the Gaelic versification." It is...
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Transactions of the Canadian Institute, Volume 4

Canadian Institute (1849-1914) - 1895
...* Science of Language, ist series ; 317, 318. these pieces he has published. Since the publication, I have carefully compared the translation with the copies of the originals in ihy hands, and find it amazingly literal, even in such a degree as to preserve in some measure the...
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