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Robert Burns : the patriot bard

Author: Patrick Scott Hogg
Publisher: Edinburgh : Mainstream, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Following the 250th anniversary of the birth of Robert Burns (1759-96), this work explodes the Burns myth, and replaces the ram-stam lad of popular cliche with the real, living Burns - a Scottish  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Robert Burns; Robert Burns
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Scott Hogg
ISBN: 9781845964856 1845964853
OCLC Number: 429603747
Notes: Originally published: 2008.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Patrick Scott Hogg.
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A lively and insightful commentary ... an excellent volume Morning Star Portrays Scotland's national bard as a sexual ingenu who was inhibited by his strict upbringing ... a radical reappraisal The Read more...

 
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