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A Scots Quair: The Mearns Trilogy


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A Scots Quair: The Mearns Trilogy - Grassic Gibbon, Lewis
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A Scots Quair is revolutionary - innovative in its form, deft and humorous in its use of the Scots language, courageous in its characterisation and politics. Central to the trilogy is Chris Guthrie, one of the most remarkable female characters in modern literature. In Sunset song, Gibbon's finest achievement, the reader follows Chris through her girlhood in a tight-knit Scottish farming community: the seasons, the weddings, the funerals, the grind of work, the gossip. As the Great War takes its toll, machines repalce the ...

A Scots Quair: The Mearns Trilogy 2016, Birlinn Ltd, Edinburgh

ISBN-13: 9781846973673


A Scots Quair: The Mearns Trilogy 2006, Birlinn, Edinburgh, Scotland

ISBN-13: 9781904598824

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