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Robert Garioch

(1909—1981) poet and translator


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(1909–81),

Scottish poet, known principally for his witty and satiric poems in Scots. His works include 17 Poems for 6d: In Gaelic, Lowland Scots and English (1940; in collaboration with S. Maclean); The Masque of Edinburgh (1954); and Collected Poems (1977). He also translated into Scots Pindar, G. Buchanan, Belli, Apollinaire, and others. His Complete Poetical Works, ed. R. Fulton, was published in 1983.

Subjects: Literature.


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