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J. Leslie Mitchell/Lewis Grassic Gibbon and exploration.

  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.

  • Type:

    Article

  • Date:

    30 November 2011

  • Publication Status:

    Published

  • Publisher

    ASLS

  • ISSN:

    0952-6439

  • Library of Congress:

    PR English literature

Citation

Lyall, S. (2011). J. Leslie Mitchell/Lewis Grassic Gibbon and exploration. Scottish literary journal. Supplement. 4, 131. ISSN 0952-6439

Authors

Keywords

Lewis Grassic Gibbon; John Leslie Mitchell;

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