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Andrew Lang

Andrew Lang (31 March 1844 – 20 July 1912) was a Scots poet, novelist, literary critic, and contributor to the field of anthropology. He is best known as a collector of folk and fairy tales. The Andrew Lang lectures at the University of St Andrews are named after him.

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The Bonnie Banks O' Loch Lomond - Origins - Andrew Lang
... About 1876, the Scottish poet and folklorist Andrew Lang wrote a poem based on the song titled "The Bonnie Banks o' Loch Lomond" ... Lang's poem begins There's an ending o' the dance, and fair Morag's safe in France, And the Clans they hae paid the lawing, Morag—great one in Gaelic—referred to Bonnie Prince ... Wuddy means hangman´s rope, according to Lang's own notes on the poem dawing is dawn ...
Andrew Lang Lecture
... The Andrew Lang Lecture series is held at the University of St ... Andrews ... The lectures are named for Andrew Lang ...
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