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A very scarce poetry title. Shairp (1819–1885), poet and critic, educated at Glasgow and Oxford, became Prof. of Latin at St. Andrews 1861. Principal of the United College there 1868, and Prof. of Poetry at Oxford 1877–87. Among his writings are Kilmahoe and other Poems (1864), Studies in Poetry and Philosophy (1868), Culture and Religion (1870), and a Life of Burns in the English Men of Letters Series. He also collaborated with Prof. Tait in writing the Life of Principal Forbes and edited the Journal of Dorothy Wordsworth.
Title: Kilmahoe. A Highland Pastoral With Other Poems
Edition: 1864 First Edition
Publisher: Macmillan and Co.: 1864
Book Condition: 211pp, original blue cloth with gilt, cracking to front endpaper but hinge still tight and secure, first signs of foreedge foxing and very occasional elsewhere, VG. A bright copy.
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Keywords: scotland scottish poems highlands lowlands borders poetry