Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Scottish Literature by Douglas Gifford

This volume offers basic introductions to the great periods of Scottish literature: medieval and renaissance, the 18th century, The Age of Scott, Victorian and Edwardian, the 20th-century Scottish literary renaissance, and the contemporary and prolific revival of fiction, poetry and drama today. Each section begins with an overview of the period, followed by several chapters examining authors and texts. Each section finishes with an extensive discussion including suggestions as to how to further explore the rich and often neglected interlands of Scottish writing. Reading lists identify primary texts of the period as well as details of a wide range of additional authors.

Buy Scottish Literature by Douglas Gifford from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780748608256
ISBN-10: 0748608257
Format: Paperback
(244mm x 172mm x 24mm)
Pages: 1248
Imprint: Edinburgh University Press
Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
Publish Date: 26-Mar-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Scottish Literature by Douglas Gifford

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Scottish Literature book by Douglas Gifford and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Douglas Gifford

Douglas Gifford is a Professor of Scottish Literature at the University of Glasgow and Research Fellow in the Glasgow School of Scottish Studies. Sarah Dunnigan is a British Academy Fellow at the University of Edinburgh.

Books By Douglas Gifford

Scotlands by Douglas Gifford
Paperback, September 2004
$29.66
Polar Twins by Douglas Gifford
Paperback, March 2000
$54.00
History of Scottish Women's Writing by Douglas Gifford
Paperback, July 1997
$60.30