Thu, 27 Jun


The Edinburgh Bookshop

Auntie Robbo launch party (FREE)

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Auntie Robbo launch party (FREE)

Time & Location

27 Jun 2019, 18:30

The Edinburgh Bookshop, 219 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh EH10 4DH, UK

About The Event

Originally refused publication in London because it was deemed critical of the English, Auntie Robbo was first published in the U.S. in 1940. With an introduction by Ann Scott Moncrieff ’s daughter, this is the authorised republication by Scotland Street Press.

ANN SCOTT MONCRIEFF was born in Orkney in 1910 and died in Nairn in 1943. During her short life she was a journalist, writer and a poet who was immortalized by Edwin Muir in his poem To Ann.