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The New Penguin book of Scottish short stories

Author: Ian Murray
Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England ; New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While stories as such as "Alicky's Watch" depict the influence of the Calvinist religion, darker aspects are offset by the comedy found in "The Money" or "Pedestrian". Contributors to this collection  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Anthologie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
New Penguin book of Scottish short stories.
Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England ; New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin, 1983
(OCoLC)562942564
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Murray
ISBN: 0140064117 9780140064117
OCLC Number: 10314696
Description: xi, 317 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: The brownie of the Black Haggs / James Hogg --
The two drovers / Sir Walter Scott --
The gudewife / John Galt --
The open door / Margaret Oliphant --
The beach of Falesa / Robert Louis Stevenson --
Beattock for Moffat / R.B. Cunninghame-Graham --
The outgoing of the tide / John Buchan --
The tax-gatherer / Neil M. Gunn --
A wee nip / Edward Gaitens --
In the family / Naomi Mitchison --
Sealskin trousers / Eric Linklater --
Smeddum / Lewis Grassic Gibbon --
The Mennans / Robert MacLellan --
The disinherited / J.F. Hendry --
Alicky's watch / Fred Urquhart --
The house of the famous poet / Muriel Spark --
Pedestrian / Elspeth Davie --
The wireless set / George Mackay Brown --
The money / Ian Hamilton Finlay --
Survival without error / Iain Crichton Smith.
Responsibility: edited by Ian Murray.

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