The George Borrow Trust
(Charity Number 1114630)

Songs of Scandinavia and Other Poems and Ballads: The Borrow Translations Series 1 and 2

George Borrow Translations

George Borrow translated from 47 languages and had a remarkable breadth of interest in both medieval and modern poetry. Many of his translations were not published until 1923, when they occupied three volumes of the 16-volume Norwich Edition of his Works.

These two CDs reflect his major interest in Danish, Welsh and Cornish literature. Series 1 also includes a Manx poem and a translation from the Hungarian of Sebastian Tinodi.

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