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The wind that shakes the barley

Author: James Barke
Publisher: Long Preston : Magna Large Print Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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Here is the story of Burns, rich in human drama, redolent not of academic cloisters but of the cottage hearth, the country tavern, the breezy upland farms and the windswept moors of Ayrshire. This is the first volume of a great and significant work of fiction covers twenty-five years of Burns' life, that is the boyhood and early manhood amid the grinding poverty of his father's home.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Large type books
Fiction
Named Person: Robert Burns; Robert Burns
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Barke
ISBN: 9780750531337 0750531339
OCLC Number: 426119112
Notes: Originally published: London: Collins, 1946.
Description: 462 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by James Barke.

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Here is the story of Burns, rich in human drama, redolent not of academic cloisters but of the cottage hearth, the country tavern, the breezy upland farms and the windswept moors of Ayrshire. This is the first volume of a great and significant work of fiction covers twenty-five years of Burns' life, that is the boyhood and early manhood amid the grinding poverty of his father's home.

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