Scottish literature; Victorian literature
Introductory essay on the Scottish lawyer and satirist Charles, Lord Neaves (1800-1876), with an edited text of his song from Blackwood's Magazine, May 1861, written in response to Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species (1859). Originally issued London: The Quarto Press (Scottish Poetry Reprint Series, no. 6), 1986.
Introduction © Patrick Scott, 1986