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Posted By: GUEST,Grishka
29-Jan-20 - 04:33 PM
Thread Name: the literary controversy over Ossian
Subject: RE: the literary controversy over Ossian
Buachaill, I do not think MacPherson was the primary target of criticism at all; the intoxicated scholars were.

Nevertheless, an impostor is an impostor and must be thus called regardless of his nationality, and whatever the moral verdict may be.