Friday, July 08, 2011

Out of a Book




Published under the author's real name, Muriel Camberg, this poem won the trophy presented by the Heather Club to commemorate the centenary of the death of Sir Walter Scott. Muriel Spark was fifteen years old at the time and attending the James Gillespie's High School for Girls.
(Click on poem for magnification)

With thanks to Edinburgh University Library for permission to post this image.

1 comment:

AFW said...

Brilliant.