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|MacLaren, Jan. Beim wilden Rosenbusch – Lang, lang ist’s her. Schottische Erzaehlungen. Autorisierte Uebersetzung von Luise Oehler. Stuttgart, Drud und Verlag von J.F. Steinkopf, 1898. 18.5cm x 12.5cm. IV, 428 Seiten. Original Hardcover / Sehr dekorativer Verlagsleinenband mit reicher Verzierung und Vergoldung. Sehr guter Zustand dieser Sammlerausgabe. Frakturschrift !
Includes for example the following chapters: Der alte Schulmeister / Ein Mystiker aus dem Hochland (A mystic from the Highlands) / Seiner Mutter Predigt / Wie die Leute in Drumtochty redeten / Miltons Sinnesaenderung etc. etc.
Keywords: Erzählung, Erzählungen, German, Highlands, Literatur, Schottische Geschichte, Schottland, Schottland Geschichten, Scottish Literature, translation
|McGinn, Matt. McGinn of the Calton. The Life and Works of Matt McGinn, 1928-1977. Glasgow, Glasgow District Libraries, 1987. 14.5 cm x 21 cm. 203 pages including many musical scores. Original softcover. Excellent condition with signs of external wear. Slightly strained binding in centre of book.
Includes the following chapters: Foreword / Introduction / Autobiography / Songs and poems / Stories / Bibliography / Discography / Epilogue.
Keywords: Autobiography, Folk Music, folk songs, Poetry, Scottish Literature, Songs
|Rowling, J. K. The Casual Vacancy. New York, Little, Brown, and company, 2012. 24 cm. 503 pages. Original Hardcover with dustjacket in protective Mylar. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear.
Keywords: City and town life, City council members, Country life, Death, England, Fiction, Local elections, Scottish Literature
|[Smollett, Tobias] Kelly, Lionel. Tobias Smollett – The Critical Heritage. London, Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1987. 22.8cm x 14.5cm. XVII, 380 pages. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket in protective collector’s mylar. Excellent, close to new condition.
Includes for example the following chapters: Rederick Random (1748) / The Regicide (1749) / Peregrine Pickle (1751) / Smollett, Fielding and the paper war / Ferdinand Count Fathom (1753) / On Don Quixote (1755) / Smollett as Critic / Critics at War / Travels Through France and Italy (1766) / Smollett as Poet / Ode to Independence, etc.
Keywords: 18th Century Literature, Authors, Biography, Literary Criticism, Scottish Literature, Scottish Poet
|Stevenson, Robert Louis, The Tales of Tusitala – A selection of the best short stories of Robert Louis Stevenson. Chosen by John L. Hardie. London, Art and Educational Publishers, Limited, 1946. 3 cm x 9 cm. 445 pages. Original Hardcover with unclipped dustjacket in protective Mylar. Excellent condition with only minor signs of external wear.
Examples of content includes: A lodging for the night / Providence and the guitar / The Pavilion on the links / The Merry Men / etc, etc.
Keywords: Scottish Literature
|Taylor, Cecil P. The Ballachulish Beat – A Play with Songs. First Edition. London, Rapp & Carroll, 1967. Small Octavo. 122 pages. Original hardcover with dustjacket in protective Mylar. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. ExLibris and name of preowner on endpaper.
Cecil Philip Taylor (1929 – 1981), usually credited as C.P. Taylor, was a Scottish playwright. He wrote almost 80 plays during his 16 years as a professional playwright, including several for radio and television. He also made a number of documentary programmes for the BBC. His plays tended to draw on his Jewish background and his Socialist viewpoint, and to be written in dialect. (Wikipedia)
Keywords: Scottish Literature, Scottish Play
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