Robert Crawford, 10 November 1988
Show More MacDiarmid by Alan Bold.
Murray, 482 pp., £17.95, September 1988, 0 7195 4585 4Show More
A Drunk Man looks at the Thistle by Hugh MacDiarmid, edited by Kenneth Buthlay.
Scottish Academic Press, 203 pp., £12.50, February 1988, 0 7073 0425 3Show More
The Hugh MacDiarmid-George Ogilvie Letters edited by Catherine Kerrigan.
Aberdeen University Press, 156 pp., £24.90, August 1988, 0 08 036409 8Show More
Hugh MacDiarmid and the Russian by Peter McCarey.
Scottish Academic Press, 225 pp., £12.50, March 1988, 0 7073 0526 8Show More
“... is also the countryman of a number of more recent poets, including Sorley MacLean, W.S. Graham, Norman MacCaig, Edwin Morgan, Douglas Dunn, and the tactician of Little Sparta. Not far from the small cottage near Biggar where MacDiarmid spent his final years, Ian Hamilton Finlay, another courageous, controversial and embattled artist, has set in ...”