Robert Burns and Sir Walter Scott: Two Lives (Classic Reprint)

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Fb&c Limited, 17.07.2015 - 298 Seiten
Excerpt from Robert Burns and Sir Walter Scott: Two Lives

Everybody knows the name of Robert Burns, but, as in the case Of many others, the name is nearly all that is known. He is a poet; no one is ignorant Of that. A Scottish poet; that also is universally known. But by what means his poetic faculty was called forth, at what exact period he lived, how he was received in his own time, how his reputation has been preserved till now, and what are the constituents of his powers, - very few Of us could answer minutely, if ex amined on these points.

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James S. White, PhD Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Cell Biology Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology Robert Wood Johnson Medical School University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Piscataway, NJ Adjunct Assistant Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Philadelphia, PA James S. White, PhD teaches Gross Anatomy and Neuroscience at the University of Pennsylvania. He also teaches both subjects at Kaplan's live board review lectures.

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