Lyall, Scott (2012) J. Leslie Mitchell/Lewis Grassic Gibbon and exploration. Scottish Literary Journal, 4 (1). p. 131. ISSN 0952-6439
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The article presents the literary works of James Leslie Mitchell using the pseudonym Lewis Grassic Gibbon. It discusses Mitchell's adventurous spirit as reflected in the travel exploits of his characters in "The Lost Trumpet," "Hanno" and "The Thirteenth Disciple." It describes the geographical explorations in "Nine Against the Unknown," of explorers including Marco Polo, Christopher Columbus and Vitus Bering and suggests spiritual overtones in the quest for the unknown beyond human limits.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Lewis Grassic Gibbon; John Leslie Mitchell;|
|University Divisions/Research Centres:||Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Arts & Creative Industries|
|Dewey Decimal Subjects:||800 Literature > 800 Literature, rhetoric & criticism|
|Library of Congress Subjects:||P Language and Literature > PR English literature|
|Depositing User:||Dr Scott Lyall|
|Date Deposited:||18 May 2012 11:46|
|Last Modified:||13 Oct 2015 15:38|
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