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Dirt & deity : a life of Robert Burns

Auteur: Ian McIntyre
Uitgever: London : HarperCollins, 1995.
Editie/Formaat:   Print book : Biografie : EngelsAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
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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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Genre/Vorm: Biography
Biographies
Aanvullende fysieke materiaalsoort: Online version:
McIntyre, Ian, 1931-
Dirt & deity.
London : HarperCollins, 1995
(OCoLC)603737837
Genoemd persoon: Robert Burns; Robert Burns; Robert Burns; Robert Burns
Genre: Biografie
Soort document: Boek
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Ian McIntyre
ISBN: 0002159643 9780002159647
OCLC-nummer: 33919098
Opmerkingen: Maps on lining papers.
Beschrijving: xvi, 461 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits, maps ; 24 cm
Andere titels: Dirt and deity
Life of Robert Burns
Verantwoordelijkheid: 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.  Meer lezen...

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