The Ettrick Shepherd.
Engraved for the Edinburgh Literary Journal, 1830.
Engraving. Plate 260 x 159mm. Trimmed to the plate top and bottom.
James Hogg (1770-1835) was a Scottish poet and novelist who wrote both in Scottish and English. With litte formal education he became a shepherd living in grinding poverty near Ettrick, Scotland.
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