February 2017 Academic & Specialist Birlinn

Dictionary of Scottish Phrase and Fable Ian Crofton


Paperback | Feb 2017 | Birlinn | 9781780274287 | 528pp | 234x156mm | RFB | AUD$34.99, NZD$42.99

New paperback edition of this popular Scottish reference book

This authoritative, entertaining and eminently browsable reference book, arranged in easily accessible A-Z format, is an absorbing and imaginative feast of Scottish lore, language, history and culture, from the mythical origins of the Scots in Scythia to the contemporary Scotland of the Holyrood parliament and Trainspotting