An Tuil - the Flood: Anthology of 20th Century Scottish Gaelic Verse

An Tuil - the Flood: Anthology of 20th Century Scottish Gaelic Verse

By: Ronald Black (editor)Paperback

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This collection traces 100 years of Gaelic verse and includes both "high" and "low" poetry, children's verse and nonsense rhymes, as well as the serious, intellectual verse of the 1940s and 1950s. Each poem has a facing English translation, and the introduction sets the poems into their cultural and literary context. Poets include Domhnall Ruadh Choruna, Sorley Maclean and George Campbell Hay.

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About Author

Ronald Black is a former senior lecturer in Celtic studies at the University of Edinburgh and the Gaelic editor of the "Scotsman."

Product Details

  • publication date: 23/11/1999
  • ISBN13: 9780748662197
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 408
  • ID: 9780748662197
  • weight: 1343
  • ISBN10: 0748662197
  • translations: Scottish gaelic

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