Search - List of Books by Charles Spence

This article is about a Scottish poet, for English psychologist with the same name, see Charles Spence.
Charles Spence (1779-1869) was a Scottish poet, stone mason and footman.
The Bard of Gowrie; the Poet of the Carse.
Spence was born in the parish of Kinfauns, spent most of his life in Rait and died in Manchester.

Linn-ma-Gray I long to see
Thy heathy heights and broomy lea;
Whaur linnets lilt and leverets play
Around the roar of Linn-Ma-Gray.


Linn-ma-Gray when to the street
Crowds follow crowds, in crowds to meet,
I wend my solitary way,
An' climb the cliffs of Linn-ma-Gray.


Linn-ma-Gray, each mounting spring,
From age to age doth tribute bring,
And rushing onwards to the Tay,
Augment the stream of Linn-ma-Gray.


Linn-ma-Gray round Baron hill,
I've aften gane wi' richt gude will,
An' sat and seen the dashing spray
Lash the dark rocks of Linn-ma-Gray.


Linn-ma-Gray, when in yon ha'
The merry wassailers gather a'
In vain their waeel trained bands essay
The minstrelsy of Linn-ma-Gray.


Another favourite Spence poem was entitled: 'My love's window'.

Image:TopiaryCloseUpFingask.jpg|View of topiary at Fingask, as known by SpenceImage:JessyScott Kerr.jpg|Lady Threipland of Fingask Castle, for whose family Spence was both footman and mason
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Total Books: 7
Gastrophysics The New Science of Eating
The Perfect Meal The Multisensory Science of Food and Dining
2014 - The Perfect Meal the Multisensory Science of Food and Dining (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781118490822
ISBN-10: 1118490827
Genres: Science & Math, Medical Books
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Multisensory Development
2012 - Multisensory Development (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780199586059
ISBN-10: 0199586055
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Science & Math
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An Essay Descriptive of the Abbey Church of Romsey in Hampshire Founded by King Edward the Elder
Literature Its Rise Progress Fortunes And Advantages
2009 - Literature Its Rise Progress Fortunes and Advantages [1863] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781120317445
ISBN-10: 1120317444
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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AIM/FAR 2004
2003 - Aim/far 2004 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780071422635
ISBN-10: 0071422633
Genre: Nonfiction
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Max Karant My Flights  Fights
1998 - Max Karant My Flights Fights (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780070349285
ISBN-10: 0070349282
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction
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