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The comic legend of William McGonnagall.

Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Waverley Books, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

The cult-figure of McGonagall was legendary as the 'worst poet of all time'. Mangled metre, rhythm, McGonagall's work was characterised by these much-lampooned features. He was ridiculed in the UK  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 9781902407531 1902407539
OCLC Number: 656150092


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'The artist sees McGonagall as a complex character. He may have been deluded with regard to his own abilities, but he was motivated by an unshakeable self-belief which is one of the very qualities we Read more...

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