Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 November 2006

344 Pages

ISBN: 9780748616152

Bookseller Code (06)

The Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature: From Columba to the Union (until 1707)

edited by Ian Brown, Thomas Clancy, Susan Manning, and Murray Pittock

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh History of Scottish Literature

  • Original - presents new approaches to what is literature and what is Scottishness.
  • Inclusive - Gaelic and diasporic writing, Latin writing, theological writing, legal writing, and context chapters.
  • Comprehensive - provides the fullest coverage of Scottish literature ever and the first survey for almost 20 years.
  • Distinguished contributors from many countries.
  • Influences the agenda for critical debate on Scottish writing in the twenty-first century.