Musings Among the Heather: Being Poems Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect (Classic Reprint)

Musings Among the Heather: Being Poems Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect (Classic Reprint)

by David Thomson
     
 

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David Thomson, the Author of the following Poems, was born at Roseneath, Dumbartonshire, in 1806, the youngest of a family of seven sons and four daughters. His father was a shepherd, and belonged to Little Clyde, in the Upper Ward of Lanarkshire, but for a number of years

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Excerpt from Musings Among the Heather: Being Poems Chiefly in the Scottish Dialect

David Thomson, the Author of the following Poems, was born at Roseneath, Dumbartonshire, in 1806, the youngest of a family of seven sons and four daughters. His father was a shepherd, and belonged to Little Clyde, in the Upper Ward of Lanarkshire, but for a number of years resided at various places in the West Highlands. When about four years of age his father removed to Burnfoot, near Caldercruix, and shortly afterwards to Forrestfield, in the parish of Shotts, at which place David received the little education he got. As he grew up tu manhood he was engaged in the various labouring employments usual in country life.

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ISBN-13:
9781331568230
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
07/17/2015
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.57(d)

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