Ian Hamilton Finlay (1925-2006) was an acclaimed Scottish poet and artist. Alec Finlay is an artist and poet.
“A hugely enjoyable anthology of Finlay’s writings, in prose, and truly beautiful—especially when surreal—verse.” - Andrew McNeillie, Country Life
“This welcome new volume . . . is full of revelations that cast new light on the subject.” - Gerald Mangan, Times Literary Supplement (TLS)
“[Finlay's] temples are mock-historic edifices, but who are we to say that they are not sacred sites?” - Booktryst