language and literature of the Scottish Highlands
Read Online

language and literature of the Scottish Highlands

  • 928 Want to read
  • ·
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English



  • Scotland,
  • Highlands,
  • Highlands.


  • Scottish Gaelic philology,
  • Scottish Gaelic literature -- Scotland -- Highlands -- History and criticism,
  • Language and culture -- Scotland -- Highlands,
  • Scottish Gaelic language -- Dialects -- Scotland -- Highlands,
  • Civilization, Celtic, in literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby John Stuart Blackie.
LC ClassificationsPB1502 .B5 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 331 p. ;
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4906979M
ISBN 100848202058
LC Control Number76054927

Download language and literature of the Scottish Highlands


Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Blackie, John Stuart, Language and literature of the Scottish. Language & Literature of the Scottish Highlands [PB, ] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Language and Literature of the Scottish Highlands by John Stuart Blackie. Kessinger Pub Co, Manufacturer: Kaalngr Pub Cu Language and literature of the Scottish Highlands. Edinburgh, Edmonston and Douglas, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: John Stuart Blackie.   Top 10 books about the Scottish Highlands and Islands Remote yet magnetic, the rugged environments of Scotland’s north have been inspiring writing for centuries, whether in memoir, natural Author: Kerry Andrew.

Scottish literature is a bit like the Scottish weather – constantly shifting, sometimes gloomy, gloriously sunny in spells, and always an adventure! Expect the unexpected and you should be alright. No matter how brief your visit, luckily you can always keep a slice of Scotland with you in your pocket with a good book. Excerpt from A History of the Scottish Highlands, Highland Clans and Highland Regiments, Vol. 2: With an Account of the Gaelic Language, Literature and Music AS we have already (see ch. Xviii.) given a somewhat minute description of the clan system, it is unnecessary to enter again in detail upon that subject here. We have, per haps, in the chapter referred to, given the mo5/5(1). The language and literature of the Scottish Highlands by John Stuart Blackie; 12 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Scottish Gaelic literature, Scottish Gaelic philology, History and criticism, Scottish Gaelic language, Civilization, Celtic, in literature, Dialects, Language and culture, Gaelic literature; Places: Highlands, Scotland, Highlands (Scotland). Scottish Gaelic literature refers to literature This is considered the first printed book in Scottish Gaelic though the language resembles classical Irish. Early Modern Era. By the early modern era Gaelic had been in geographical decline for three centuries and had begun to be a second class language, confined to the Highlands and.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Language and Literature of the Scottish Highlands by John Stuart Blackie (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! Scottish Writers & Literature Everyone has different reasons for wanting to explore Scotland. Perhaps it’s the words on the page of a book that have inspired you, or maybe you want to follow in the footsteps of a Scottish literary great? Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Buy History of the Scottish Highlands, Highland clans and Highland regiments, with an account of the Gaelic language, literature, and music by Sir John Scott Keltie online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop now.