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Published by [Published by] Oliver and Boyd for the Saltire Society in [Edinburgh] .
Written in English


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StatementEdited and introduced by Sydney Goodsir Smith.
SeriesThe saltire classics
ContributionsSmith, Sydney Goodsir, 1915-1975., Virgil.
The Physical Object
Pagination100 p. ;
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18453675M

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Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Full text of "The poetical works of Gavin Douglas, bishop of Dunkeld: with memoir, notes, and glossary" See other formats. Gavin Douglas was a Scottish bishop, makar and translator. Although he had an important political career, it is for his poetry that he is now chiefly remembered. His principal pioneering achievement was the Eneados, a full and faithful vernacular translation of the Aeneid of Virgil and the first successful example of its kind in the British Isles. Oct 15,  · Gavin Douglas is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Gavin Douglas and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share and Occupation: Barista.