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Vagaland

Vagaland Vagaland

1909 – 1973

T.A. Robertson, 'Vagaland', grew up in Waas. He is probably Shetland’s best-known and best-loved poet. His work appeared regularly in the New Shetlander and other publications local and national. Published: Laeves fae Vagaland (1952), Mair laeves fae Vagaland (1965), The Collected poems of Vagaland (1975, reprinted 1980). With his wife Martha, he edited Da Sangs at A’ll Sing ta dee (1973). With John J. Graham, he compiled Grammar and Usage of the Shetland Dialect (1952, reprinted 1991), and co-edited Nordern Lichts (1964) and three volumes of the Shetland Folk Book.

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