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The Scottish Text Society (STS) is a text publication society founded in 1882 to promote the study of Scottish literature. The Society publishes scholarly editions of important texts from the country's literary history, and has played a significant role in the revival of interest in the literature and languages of Scotland.

Scottish Text Society
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Headquarters locationEdinburgh
DistributionBoydell & Brewer[1]
Publication typesBooks
Nonfiction topicsHistoric texts

To date, the Society has published approximately 150 volumes, from the 14th to the 19th centuries, but with a focus on Middle Scots works of the 16th to 18th centuries. These editions include poetry, drama and prose works.

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  1. ^ "Boydell & Brewer Publishers". Retrieved 8 December 2017.

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