From The Invention of Scotland: Myth and History, by Hugh Trevor-Roper
"...it was natural that Scots, seeking compensation for the end of their independent history and politics, should turn to discover and appreciate their native literature. Unfortunately, when they looked for it, they could not find it. There was none."
From The Search for a Celtic Homer
Wednesday, July 1, 2009
Posted by usedbuyer 2.0 at 8:53 AM
Labels: Daily Dose, historians, Hugh Trevor-Roper, Quotations, Scots
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