The Serpent - Gunn, Neil

Opening with a premonition of death, this is the story of a young man's conflict with the spiritual authority of his father, of a spirit of scepticism set against an authoritarian Calvinism. It is set in the early years of the 20th century in the Highlands of Scotland.

The Serpent 2001, Birlinn Publishers, Edinburgh, Scotland

ISBN-13: 9780862417284

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The Serpent 1978, Souvenir Press Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780285623286

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