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Dictionary of Scottish quotations

Author: Angela Cran; James Robertson
Publisher: Edinburgh : Mainstream, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Who is remembered for having said 'Dost thou bay mass at my lug?' What were Bill Shankly's exact words to Jock Stein when Celtic won the European Cup in 1967? What did Lord Byron, Hugh MacDiarmid, Catherine Carswell and John Muir have to say about Robert Burns? Answers to all these questions and many more will be found in this new Dictionary of Scottish Quotations, the most comprehensive collection of its kind ever  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Quotations, maxims, etc. Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dictionary of Scottish quotations.
Edinburgh : Mainstream, 1996
(OCoLC)606211718
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Angela Cran; James Robertson
ISBN: 1851588124 9781851588121
OCLC Number: 36462687
Language Note: Some entries in Scots and Gaelic.
Notes: Includes quotations in English, Scots and Gaelic.
Includes indexes.
Includes index.
Description: xv, 431 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: edited by Angela Cran, James Robertson ; Gaelic consultant John MacInnes.

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A picture of Scottish culture and society through the words of its poets, novelists, dramatists, critics, historians, and men and women of letters who have written in English, Scots or Gaelic. The  Read more...

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