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Poems of the Scottish minor poets

Poems of the Scottish minor poets

from the age of Ramsay to David Gray

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Published by Walter Scott in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementselected and edited with an introduction and notes by Sir George Douglas.
ContributionsDouglas, George, Sir.
The Physical Object
Paginationxlii,327p.
Number of Pages327
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21162277M

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In our collections we have poems from Scotland and the rest of the world: as well as caring for Scotland’s own poetry, we also work to provide access to international poetry for Scotland’s readers.

Our collection focuses primarily on contemporary poetry — poetry from onward, but we do hold representative works from earlier periods. Scottish Arts Council Book Award for Identifying Poets Scottish Arts Council Book Award for Spirit Machines Saltire Society's Scottish Research Book of the Year for Scotland's Books; The Penguin History of Scottish Literature, He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.

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