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Longer Scottish Poems: Vol. One 1375-1650 & Vol. Two 1650-1830
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Longer Scottish Poems: Vol. One 1375-1650 & Vol. Two 1650-1830

By Bawcutt, Priscilla; Riddy, Felicity; Crawford, Thomas; Hewitt, David; Law, Alexander

Edinburgh: Scottish Academic Press, 1987. First Edition . Soft cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Volumes One and Two of the anthology covering the years 1365-1830 and including little known works such as the witch episode from the 'Flyting' of Montgomerie; work by long neglected poets such as Alexander Ross, James Beattie, John Mayne, Charles Keith and William Tennant; recognised masterpieces such as Henryson's 'The Testament of Cresseid' and the earliest version of Thomson's 'Winter'; and generous selections from Scott, Hogg and Burns. Both vols in good condition with general wear. Creasing to spine and wrappers of Vol. Two. Contents clean without inscriptions or other markings.

$16.19