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A Promise of Ankles
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Alexander McCall Smith
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-05 - Publisher: Hachette UK

From the hugely popular 44 Scotland Street series comes the latest adventures of Bertie and his family and friends. The winds of change are blowing through Scotland Street. Though Bertie is getting older, he can't resist an adventure to escape his domineering mother, and Bruce, ever the navel-gazer, will have
The First Scottish Enlightenment
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Kelsey Jackson Williams
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-25 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Traditional accounts of the Scottish Enlightenment present the half-century or so before 1750 as, at best, a not-yet fully realised precursor to the era of Hume and Smith, at worst, a period of superstition and religious bigotry. This is the first book-length study to systematically challenge that notion. Instead, it
Confessional Diplomacy in Early Modern Europe
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Roberta Anderson, Charlotte Backerra
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-15 - Publisher: Routledge

Confessional Diplomacy in Early Modern Europe examines the role of religion in early modern European diplomacy. In the period following the Reformations, Europe became divided: all over the continent, princes and their peoples split over theological, liturgical, and spiritual matters. At the same time, diplomacy rose as a means of
Nineteenth-Century English Labouring-Class Poets Vol 1
Language: en
Pages: 1424
Authors: John Goodridge
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-13 - Publisher: Routledge

Over 100 poets of labouring class origin were published in Britain in the 18th and 19th centuries. Some were hugely popular and important in their day but few are available today. This is a collection of some of those poems from the 19th century.
British Humanities Index
Language: en
Authors: John Goodridge
Categories: Humanities
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher:

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