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Scott-land: The Man Who Invented a Nation

Scott-land Stuart Kelly's biography of Sir Walter Scott defies classification in terms of genre. Rather than a literary biography, or critical study, it is a personal examination of the sometimes overwhelming affect Scott has had on Scottish identity at large, and on how his legacy affects the very act of writing in Scotland. Full description

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Melrose Abbey (2)
Abbotsford (5)


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