Published September 1999
by Carcanet Pr .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||220|
Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for O choille gu bearradh / From Wood to Ridge: Collected Poems in Gaelic and English (English and Scots Gaelic Edition) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5(1). O choille gu Bearradh. [Somhairle MacGill-Eain] Winner of Saltire Society Scottish Book of the Year Award Winner of McVities Prize for Scottish Writer of the Year Description: xvi, pages ; 22 cm: Other Titles: From wood to ridge. Responsibility: Somhairle MacGill-Eain = From wood to ridge: collected poems in Gaelic and. From Wood to Ridge/O Choille Gu Bearradh. Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. Best of Scottish Poetry by. Robert Burns, Walter Scott, James Thomson. avg rating — 3 ratings — published /5. From Wood to Ridge/O Choille gu Bearradh: Collected Poems by Sorley Maclean (Paperback, ).
From Wood to Ridge/O Choille gu Bearradh: Collected Poems (Scots Gaelic) Paperback – 28 Oct. by Sorley Maclean (Author), Somhairle MacGill-Eain (Author) out of 5 stars 5 ratings See all formats and editionsReviews: 5. O Choille gu Bearradh/From Wood to Ridge: Collected Poems in Gaelic and English. Manchester: Carcanet, Sorley MacLean’s Collected Poems in Gaelic were first published, with his English translations, in by Carcanet, the Manchester-based publishing house. MacGill-Eain, Somhairle [Sorley MacLean] (), O Choille gu Bearradh [From Wood to Ridge]. Collected Poems in Gaelic and English (Manchester: Carcanet; published with financial assistance from the Arts Council of Great Britain). Google Scholar. Certainly his book of Collected Poems O Choille Gu Bearradh (From Wood To Ridge) - which I bought from a petrol station near Portree on the Isle of Skye a few years ago - has dual texts in both Gaelic and English side by side. MacLean was born in off the coast of Skye on the small island of Raasay, where Gaelic was his first language.
Sorley Maclean O Choille gu Bearradh From Wood to Ridge. A hardback edition of collected poetry in Gaelic and English. This complements Reothairt is Contraigh Spring Tide and Neap Tide. It contains the poem, Screapadal, where Sorley describes the menacing presence of the locally based nuclear submarines, and envisages the destruction of the. With this in mind, I started to compile some of the intensely descriptive landscape collocations employed in the collection O Choille gu Bearradh (From Wood to Ridge. The ninety-eight Gaelic poems in the edition of Sorley MacLean’s collected poems, O Choille gu Bearradh/From Wood to Ridge, published by Carcanet Press Limited, are reproduced in Sorley MacLean Online by kind permission of the publisher. Admirable as the volume published during the poet’s lifetime, O Choille gu Bearradh (From Wood to Ridge), undoubtedly was, there could be no argument about the need for a replacement.