Caledoniana (assorted Scottish stuff)






One of the key thoughts behind starting this blog was to create an imaginary for a conservative, Catholic and Scottish culture. Links below will be entirely random and will serve as commonplace book for whatever happens to interest me in this area.

Genesis in Scots, by Henry Cameron (1921) [I've been unable to find a complete edition of this, but ch1 is available online here]

The Song of Solomon in Lowland Scotch, by Henry Scott Riddell 1858 here

The Wyse-Sayin's o' Solomon [The Book of Proverbs] by T Whyte Paterson; Alexander Gardner (Paisley) 1915 here

 Isaiah frae Hebrew intil Scottis, by P. Hately Waddell 1879 (Amazon US here; Amazon UK here)


The Book of Psalms in Lowland Scots Henry Scott Riddell (1857) here
The Psalms: frae Hebrew intil Scottis P. Hately Waddell (1891) here

The New Testament in Braid Scots William Wye Smith (1904) here
The New Testament in Scots Murdoch Nisbet [c.1520] (1901) vol 1 here
                                                                                        (1903) vol 2 here
                                                                                        (1905) vol 3 here

The Gospel of St. Matthew in Lowland Scotch, from the English Authorised Version. By H. S. Riddell (1856) here

The Gospel of St. Matthew, Translated Into Lowland Scotch, by George Henderson (1862) here

Wikipedia article in Scots on 'Auld Testament' giving some further details of translations here

List of version of scripture in Scots here


Ninian Winzet (1888-1890) [1562-3] Certain Tractates: Together with the Book of Four Score Three Questions, & a Translation of Four Score Three Questions vol I here
                                                                                               vol II  here

Ninian Winzet: Wikipedia article here


Stephen Mark Holmes (2014) 'The Scottish Reformation was not Protestant' The International Journal for the Study of the Christian Church http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1474225X.2014.930598



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