Allan Ramsay (1684-1758)

Read a biography of Allan Ramsay. Ramsay is the forefather of the Scots vernacular revival in poetry, and of Romanticism more generally. In this page you will find our new findings relative to Ramsay and his life as the team make progress with the Edition.

Read a brief paper on Ramsay's use of the the ŭ character in his manuscripts, here: (Ramsay's U (C Lamont)).

Ramsay's Death & Reception.