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Dirt & deity : a life of Robert Burns

Autore: Ian McIntyre
Editore: London : HarperCollins, 1995.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro a stampa : Biography : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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Ian McIntyre's biography, published to mark the bicentenary of Burns's death, strips away myth and legend and explores what lies beneath. It is based meticulously on documentary and archival sources, and uses only the first-hand testimony of those who knew the man. It sets Burns in his historical context, and paints both his emotional life and his political views in vivid colours. On public matters he had no
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Genere/forma: Biography
Biographies
Informazioni aggiuntive sul formato: Online version:
McIntyre, Ian, 1931-
Dirt & deity.
London : HarperCollins, 1995
(OCoLC)603737837
Persona incaricata: Robert Burns; Robert Burns; Robert Burns; Robert Burns; Burns, Robert <1759-1796>; Robert Burns; Robert Burns
Tipo materiale: Biography
Tipo documento Libro
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Ian McIntyre
{0} 0002159643 9780002159647
Numero OCLC: 33919098
Note: Maps on lining papers.
Descrizione: xvi, 461 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits, maps ; 24 cm
Altri titoli: Dirt and deity
Life of Robert Burns
Responsabilità: Ian McIntyre.
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A biography of Scotland's most celebrated poet - Robert Burns - published to mark the bicentenary of his death. It aims to show a true portrait of Burns the man rather than Burns the myth.  Per saperne di più…

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