The Burns Encyclopedia by Maurice Lindsay

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Published by Robert Hale Ltd .

Written in English

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  • Other prose: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Poetry & poets: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Burns, Robert, 1759-1796,
  • Poetry,
  • English,
  • Reference,
  • Scotland,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7779094M
ISBN 100709057199
ISBN 109780709057192

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He awards himself five stars. This is blatant self-promotion on his part. His book is too short to be called an encyclopedia.

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Whether you're having a party or just looking for a refreshing drink, this encyclopedia is organized to help you choose the perfect cocktail for the right occasion.5/5(6). For the first edition of this book, the then President of the Burns Federation, Mr J.B.

Hardie, wrote: 'Many people are mentioned in Burns's poems and letters. Reference to the Encyclopedia will immediately bring a much closer and personal acquaintance with any.

Commonplace Books Burns left 2 Commonplace Books. The first, which was clearly not intended for publication, was begun in April and abruptly terminated in October It contained a number of his earlier poems and numerous reflections on life and poetry.

The Burns Encyclopedia; But any person of discernment, taste, and feeling, who shall carefully read over BURNS's book, will not fail to discover, in its every page, abundance of those sentiments and images to which this observation relates. - It is originality of genius, it is soundness of perception, it is delicacy of passion, it is.

Maurice Lindsay has 57 books on Goodreads with 64 ratings. Maurice Lindsay’s most popular book is The Burns Encyclopedia. This handbook serves as a guide to readers of Robert Burns's poems and letters and a reference to his life and work.

It also provides a Scottish backcloth to the 18th century. Rating. NF/, first softcover ed,Maurice Lindsay, The Burns Encyclopedia, softcover, 16x24cm, very white unmarked pp, index, entries alphabetically listed, much more than a glossary, the book provides a much deeper understanding and context to Robert Burns's phrases, like new save for bottom cover corner creases, a square tight copy, no toning.

Kilmarnock Edition, Reviews of the Burns's Poems Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect — The 'Kilmarnock Edition' — was published by John Wilson of Kilmarnock on 31 st Julyat the cost of three shillings per copy.

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Robert Burns >The work of the Scottish poet Robert Burns () is characterized by >realism, intense feeling, and metrical virtuosity. His best work is in >Scots, the vernacular of southern Scotland, and he is one of the greatest >authors in that language of the last 4 centuries.

--From the Foreword by James MacGregor Burns, Williams College, author of Leadership and winner of the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award "As the field of leadership studies expands, and the list of important authors and concepts grows, the time is at hand for a comprehensive encyclopedia.

BURNS, Alan Nationality: British. Born: London, 29 December Education: The Merchant Taylors' School, London; Middle Temple, London: called to the bar, Military Service: Served in the Royal Army Education Corps, Family: Married 1) Carol Lynn inone son and one daughter; 2) Jean Illien inone daughter.

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Burns and Xerox chief executive officer (CEO) Anne Mulcahy steered the company from near-bankruptcy to financial stability. Brooke Elizabeth Burns (born Ma ) is an American fashion model, game show host, actress, and television began her television career inportraying the supporting character Peg, in the Spanish-American teen sitcom Out of the Blue (–), appearing in all episodes.

Burns joined the cast of the action drama series Baywatch inand subsequently starred. When Ralph Burns died in the fall ofhe left behind not one, but two remarkable careers in music.

The first, forged during the big band era of the s, was as an arranger — and pianist — for some of the biggest bands of the period, most notably Woody Herman ’ s first two Herds. The Complete Encyclopedia Of The Animal World book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5.

It's a source of endless entertainment and enjoyment, an absolute necessity for every family's bookshelf. With more than games for both kids and adults, from solitaire to party diversions for large groups, along with photographs that show how to play, this is a true compendium of fun.4/5(1).

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The Burning of Books A hundred years before the advent of Hitler, the German-Jewish poet, Heinrich Heine, had declared: "Wherever books are burned, human beings are destined to be burned too." - Students and storm troopers on the Opera Square in Berlin with books.

Beginning onNazi-dominated student groups carried out public burnings of books they claimed were “un-German.” The book burnings took place in 34 university towns and cities. Works of prominent Jewish, liberal, and leftist writers ended up in the bonfires.

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