Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2016

208 Pages | 39 b+w

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474415378

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Walking with James Hogg

The Ettrick Shepherd's Journeys through Scotland

Bruce Gilkison

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Celebrates the extraordinary life of a flawed and lovable character, and provides a brief and accessible study of Hogg>'s works
  • Examines three Scottish journeys and provides an account of the same trips recreated by one of his great-great-grandsons
  • Provides a guide to parts of Hogg>'s travels in the Highlands, Western Isles and some other locations, showing how these influenced his career and his writing
  • Demonstrates Hogg's ongoing relevance in the 21st century