Scottish Poets

Scottish Poets

Alexander MacDonald / Poets

The outstanding Gaelic poet of the 18th century.

Allan Ramsay / Poets

A poet and, as editor, a vital link to early Scots literature.

James Lewis Spence / Poets

Founder member of the National Party of Scotland, poet and writer.

James Macpherson / Poets

Rescued from oblivion old fragments of Gaelic verse.

James Thomson / Poets

Poet and writer of 'Rule Britannia'

Robert Burns / Poets

The national poet of Scotland and a great collector and writer of songs.

Robert Henryson / Poets

Poet best-known for his collection of moralistic stories based on animals.

William Drummond of Hawthornden / Poets

The first notable Scottish poet to write in English.

William Dunbar / Poets

A Scottish poet and satirist at the English Royal Court of James IV.

Sir William Alexander, 1st Earl of Stirling / Poets

Founder of Nova Scotia and sometime poet, born in Menstrie Castle.

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