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The Repository of Scots & Irish Airs, Strathspeys, Reels &c.
by Archibald McGoun



Full title: The Repository of Scots & Irish Airs, Strathspeys, Reels &c. Part of the Slow Tunes adapted for 2 Violins & A Bass; Others with Variations. The Whole with improved basses for the Harpsichord or Piano-Forte. Most respectfully dedicated to the Right Honourable Lady Montstewart.

Publisher: Glasgow: A. McGoun

Printer: McGoun

Date: [c.1790-1800]

Description:

This book seems to have been first published by McGoun and then reprinted by McFadyen, but library data is conflicting; there could also be a link with a publication of same name published by Goulding in London, c.1785.

Gore: MC12

Biographical info: McGoun father and sons (MacGoun, McGowan, McCown) traded as a Glasgow book/music seller, stationer and later also papermaker; SBTI list Archibald, Archibald Junior and Andrew. Like MacFadyen, the McGouns bought some of Aird's plates. (Kidson; SBTI; Alburger)

Location(s):

GB-A
Aberdeen University Library
GB-Bu
Birmingham University Library
GB-Cu
Cambridge University Library
GB-DUcl
Dundee Central Library (Wighton Collection)
GB-En
National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
GB-Ep
Edinburgh City Library
GB-Eu
Edinburgh University Library
GB-Gm
Mitchell Library, Glasgow
GB-Grc
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow
GB-Gu
University of Glasgow Library
GB-Lam
Royal Academy of Music, London
GB-Lbl
British Library, London
GB-Lcm
Royal College of Music, London
GB-Lcs
Vaughan Williams Memorial Library, Cecil Sharp House, London
GB-Mp
Manchester Public Library
GB-Mr
Manchester University Library
GB-NTu
Newcastle University Library
GB-Ob
Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
GB-P
A K Bell Library, Perth
GB-SA
Saint Andrews University Library
GB-SHE
Sheffield University Library
IRL-Dn
National Library of Ireland, Dublin
IRL-Dtc
Trinity College Dublin

GB-En Glen 134
GB-Gm M9366
GB-Gm M9778 / 788.5
GB-Gm M8895 / 786.456
GB-Lbl b.58.c
GB-Ob Harding Mus.F.26=96 (1) & (2)
GB-Ob Mus 61 d.62 (1) & (2)
GB-P Bd 59 ([c.1790], pencil note says watermark 1796)

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