Will ye go to the Indies, my Mary? I hae sworn by the heavens to my Mary...before I leave Scotia's strand. Burns' Song.
London, Published by William Spooner, 377, Strand. [1800.]
Lithograph with hand-colour and added gum arabic. 361 x 260mm. 14¼ x 10¼".
Robert Burns (1759-1796). This particular poem was written at the time that he met Mary Campbell, in 1786, and fell in love with her. The poem suggests that they planned to emigrate to Jamaica together.
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