Author:Ferguson, DeLancey


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PRIDE AND PASSION, Robert Burns 1759-1796

By: Ferguson, DeLancey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Russell & Russell Inc.: 1964

Edition: 1st Russell & Russell edition

Seller ID: 006519

Condition: Very Good

Originally published in 1939, by Oxford University Press. Complaining that there are no dynamic biographies of the Scottish poet, and foregoing the straight-time approach usual with such undertakings, DeLancey describes his book as "my answer to the question, subordinated or ignored by most chronological biographers, What sort of a man was Robert Burns? I have therefore discarded time-sequence in favour of the relationships of everyday life in which Burns most clearly revealed his personality." This copy from the library of Canadian poet/editor/essayist, Fred Cogswell, and bears his ... View more info