Geoffrey Chaucer died 1400: Widely regarded as the "father of English poetry". His Canterbury Tales is one of the most highly esteemed, and incredibly funny (and bawdy) works in the English language. Read The Cantebuty Tales
Bob Dewar - Author
Bob Dewar was born in Edinburgh and was first published nationally when he was sixteen. As well as books for Black and White, Birlinn and Oxford University Press, his work has appeared in The Scottish Field and Holyrood magazine and The Scotch Malt Whisky newsletter. He has had exhibitions in Edinburgh and Italy, and for fifteen years did political and social commentary for The Scotsman. He is married to novelist Isla Dewar and has a son, and a golden retriever.
Beatniks and Beehives The Swinging Sixties Bob Dewar
December 2012 Book of the Month.
This is a wonderfully warm and humorous homage that captures the spirit of the grooviest decade ever in over a hundred pen and ink drawings by Bob... Format: Paperback - Released: 05/11/2012