First published in 1935, Scottish Journey is a perceptive, subtle, and beautifully written account by one of Scotland's greatest modern writers of prose and poetry. Edwin Muir's journey took him from Edinburgh to the Lowlands, to Glasgow and the Highlands, and the book, while a masterpiece of travel writing, is also a quest for the real nature of Scottish identity.
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Review: Scottish JourneyUser Review - Judith - Goodreads
Apart from the first chapter (Edinburgh, which is rather political) well worth reading - a very interesting (& in places, humorous) perspective on Scotland, both historically and in 1935, some of which is still definitely relevant today...... Read full review
Review: Scottish JourneyUser Review - Abailart - Goodreads
One of the most undiscovered books I have ever found. A gem by a gem of a writer. History as imagination, a distilled personal drenching of his (then) contemporary Scotland. There are passges here ... Read full review