Isabel Pagan

Standard Name: Pagan, Isabel
Birth Name: Isabel or Isobel Pagan
IP was a labouring-class Scotswoman who lived partly by entertaining, singing and reciting songs and poems of her own composition. She published a single volume of her work during the early nineteenth century.


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Textual Production Joanna Baillie
She thus made part of the Scottish ballad revival forwarded by individuals of several generations including Allan Ramsay , Elizabeth, Lady Wardlaw , Jean Elliott , Alison Cockburn , her aunt Anne Hunter , Burns


By 26 October 1972: Helen Gardner edited The New Oxford Book...

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By 26 October 1972

Helen Gardner edited The New Oxford Book of English Verse, 1250-1950, designed to update and replace Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch 's Oxford Book of English Verse, 1900.


Pagan, Isabel. A Collection of Songs and Poems on Several Occasions. Niven, Napier and Khull, 1803.