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6 edition of The poetry of Scotland found in the catalog.

The poetry of Scotland

Gaelic, Scots, and English, 1380-1980

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Scottish poetry,
    • English poetry -- Scottish authors,
    • Scottish Gaelic poetry,
    • Scottish Gaelic poetry -- Translations into English,
    • Scotland -- Poetry

    • Edition Notes

      Text in English, Gaelic, and Scottish; Gaelic poems accompanied by English translations.

      Statementedited and introduced by Roderick Watson.
      GenreTranslations into English., Poetry.
      ContributionsWatson, Roderick, 1943-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR8650 .P64 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxvii, 714 p. ;
      Number of Pages714
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL865676M
      ISBN 100748606076
      LC Control Number95149780
      OCLC/WorldCa32698416

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      We are a national charity that has been bringing the benefits of reading and writing to everyone in Scotland for 21 years. About us Donate. Offering the best start with Bookbug for 0–5s. Discover the benefits of sharing stories, songs and rhymes with babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers. Explore Bookbug. Find your local Bookbug Session. Robert Burns was born in , in Alloway, Scotland, to William and Agnes Brown Burnes. Like his father, Burns was a tenant farmer. However, toward the end of his life he became an excise collector in Dumfries, where he died in ; throughout his life he was also a practicing poet. His poetry recorded and celebrated aspects of farm life, regional experience, traditional culture, .

        Book notes: Staff member Neile Graham publishes fourth book of poetry, Scotland-inspired ‘The Walk She Takes’ Peter Kelley. UW News. Neile Graham. Neile Graham is both a longtime administrator with the College of Built Environments and a published poet — and she has a new book of poetry out. Annie Finch is the author or editor of more than twenty books of poetry, plays, translation, literary essays, textbooks, and anthologies, including the poetry collections Eve (), Calendars (), Spells: New and Selected Poems (), and Poetry Witch Book of Spells (), as well as the long poems The Encyclopedia of Scotland () and Among the Goddesses: An Epic .


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In the world's leading resource for Scottish poetry. Search from over 3, selected poems on this site or explore our full collection in our online catalogue. Search our website. Browse categories. SPL online catalogue. Browse by Category.

British Sign Language (BSL) Despair & Loneliness. Optimism & Happiness. Dumfries & Galloway. Poetry Scotland has one other activity besides the website and the paper magazine. We hold an annual Callander Poetry Weekend in September (7th-9th Sept in ), hosted by Kings Bookshop Callander, when friends, subscribers and contributors to Poetry Scotland can meet, listen to poetry and talks, take part in readings and discussion etc all on.

Poetry of Scotland includes all forms of verse written in Brythonic, Latin, Scottish Gaelic, Scots, French, English and Esperanto and any language in which poetry has been written within the boundaries of modern Scotland, or by Scottish people.

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The Poetry of Scotland I just wish the readers would announce the title and author of each poem, and the name of the reader. Otherwise, it's a delightful book. English. Welcome to our growing directory of Scottish poetry publishers.

We are delighted to have entered into informal reciprocal partnership agreements with many of these publishers and we are grateful to them for depositing their publications with us and occasionally giving us permission to include sample poems by their Scottish poets on our website.

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Separate categories celebrate the best of Scottish Gaelic and Scots language poetry, a special category acknowledges a rising talent in Dumfries & Galloway, and a pamphlet prize is named in memory of Alastair Reid - local poet and one of Scotland's. Ink is an alternative book and literary magazine publisher based in Edinburgh.

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- Index Page. Introduction Here is a collection of Scottish poems - some of which you will know and love, while others may be new to you.

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