Makars' Court at The Writers' Museum - a literary commemoration in stone, celebrates the lives and works of Scottish writers, The Scots word Makar stresses the role of the poet or author as a skilled and versatile worker in the craft of writing. Each of the writers is commemorated by a quotation inscribed in stone and set in the paving which leads from both the Mound and the Lawnmarket approaches to the door of The Writer's Museum, where this exciting new tour begins and ends.

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