Letley EmmaFrom Galt to Douglas Brown. Nineteenth Century Fiction and Scots Language. Edinburgh Scottish Academic Press 1988 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Acceptable This book offers an original literary approach to the issue of Scots in fiction showinf how the linguistic plot of a text can be a valuable interpretative key. It describes the historical status of Scots and outlines the struggle for its acceptance up until the early twentieth century. 349pages in excellent form.