Fogradh, Faisneachd, Filidheachd/ Parting, Prophecy , Poetry by Rev. Duncan BlairFogradh, Faisneachd, Filidheachd/ Parting, Prophecy , Poetry by Rev. Duncan Blair

Fogradh, Faisneachd, Filidheachd/ Parting, Prophecy , Poetry

byRev. Duncan Blair

Paperback | August 28, 2013

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In the original Gaelic, with English translations by John Alick MacPherson, Fògradh, Fàisneachd, Filidheachd / Parting, Prophesy, Poetry includes Blair’s articles about the Highland Clearances, a number of his poems, an account of a 16th-century seer who some say foretold of the Clearances and articles about Blair’s travels around the Maritimes – all published in Mac-Talla.

Although some of Blair’s poems have been included in various collections, his prose writings have not previously been published.

Rev. Duncan B. Blair was born in 1815 in Strachur, Argyllshire. He moved in early childhood to the Ardgour area and subsequently to Badenoch. He entered Divinity Hall in Edinburgh in 1840 and was licensed to preach in 1844. He was in Mull in 1845, but moved to Pictou, Nova Scotia, the following year. He was in Ontario from May 1847 to ...
Title:Fogradh, Faisneachd, Filidheachd/ Parting, Prophecy , PoetryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.5 inPublished:August 28, 2013Publisher:Cape Breton University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1927492432

ISBN - 13:9781927492437