Probably after January 1604 A Godly Dreame, a translation into English of the Scots-language Ane Godlie Dreame (issued by the same Edinburgh publisher the year before) is probably the work of the original author, EM. In or after 1640 EM's date of death seems to be unrecorded. Balmuto Castle today is a mixture of 16th, 17th and 18th century additions around a central 15th century tower. The lands of Balmuto were given to William de Silksworth, the king’s sergeant, in recognition of his homage and service in a charter from the 4th of April 1296, which also described William of Cromarty, possibly William de Monte Alto, as a previous owner. Ane godlie dreame, compylit in Scottish meter be M.M. Gentlevvoman in Culros, at the requeist of her freindes. Print source: Ane godlie dreame, compylit in Scottish meter be M.M. Gentlevvoman in Culros, at the requeist of her freindes. Colville of Culross, Elizabeth Colville, Lady. Edinburgh: Printed be Robert Charteris, 1603. A volume of her selected poems, edited by Jamie Reid Baxter, was published in 2010, and a flagstone inscribed with a quotation from Ane Godlie Dreame was unveiled in Edinburgh’s Makars’ Court in June 2014 by Professor Germaine Greer.
Ane Goldie Dreamer
- Ane Godlie Dreame
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Works about Melville
- 'Colville, Elizabeth,' in Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900, London: Smith, Elder, & Co. (1885-1900) in 63 vols.
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