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Robert Burns
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Ian McIntyre
Categories: Poets, Scottish
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Constable & Robinson

No other poet excites such fanatical, worldwide devotion as Robert Burns (otherwise known as Rabbie Burns, Scotland's Favourite Son, the Ploughman Poet, the Bard of Ayrshire or simply the Bard). Ian McIntyre's biography, first published to mark the bicentenary of Burns's death and revised here for the 250th anniversary of
The Life of Robert Burns
Language: en
Pages: 414
Authors: Catherine Carswell
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1930 - Publisher: Canongate Books

First published in 1930 to an unprecedented storm of protest, Catherine Carswell's The Life of Robert Burns remains the standard work on its subject. Carswell deliberately shakes the image of Burns as a romantic hero, exposing the sexual misdemeanors, drinking bouts, and waywardness, that other, more reverential, biographies choose to
The Life of Robert Burns
Language: en
Pages: 414
Authors: Catherine Carswell
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: Canongate Books

First published in 1930 to an unprecedented storm of protest, Catherine Carswell's The Life of Robert Burns remains the standard work on its subject. Carswell deliberately shakes the image of Burns as a romantic hero, exposing the sexual misdemeanors, drinking bouts, and waywardness, that other, more reverential, biographies choose to
The Bard
Language: en
Pages: 465
Authors: Robert Crawford
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-18 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Drawing on number of new sources--from rediscovered poetry by Burns to manuscript journals, correspondence, and oratory by his contemporaries--a new biography presents the life and work of the eighteenth-century poet.
Robert Burns' Poems
Language: en
Pages: 170
Authors: Robert Burns
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1906 - Publisher:

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