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Lang, Andrew

Born: 31-5-1844 at Selkirk, Selkirkshire, Scotland
Died: 20-7-1912

Summary of Biography

Andrew Lang, Scottish novelist, poet and critic is eminent for his folklores and fairy tales that showcase his imagination. A prolific writer, his versatility is evident from novels and historical works. His translations of “Odyssey” and “Iliad” are among best

Biography

Born at Selkirk, Andrew Lang is best remembered for his collections of folk and fairy tales, but he published poetry, literary criticism, and historical non - fiction as well. He was also a journalist and an anthropologist. Lang's interest in the history and literature of Scotland inspired most of his major works, includingMyth, Ritual and Religion (1887) and the many fairy tale collections that he produced.

This section contains 7 books
The Puzzle of Dickens's Last Plot
The Puzzle of Dickens's Last Plot


UK£ 16.99
Letters to Dead Authors
Letters to Dead Authors


UK£ 16.99
Walter Scott and the Border Minstrelsy
Walter Scott and the Border Minstrelsy


UK£ 16.99
The Book of Dreams and Ghosts
The Book of Dreams and Ghosts


UK£ 19.99
Letters on Literature
Letters on Literature


UK£ 16.99
Ballads and Lyrics of Old France
Ballads and Lyrics of Old France


UK£ 16.99
Angling Sketches
Angling Sketches


UK£ 16.99