Born at Selkirk, Andrew Lang is best remembered for his collections of folk and fairy tales, but he published poetry, literary criticism, and historical non - fiction as well. He was also a journalist and an anthropologist. Lang's interest in the history and literature of Scotland inspired most of his major works, includingMyth, Ritual and Religion (1887) and the many fairy tale collections that he produced.
Andrew Lang, Scottish novelist, poet and critic is eminent for his folklores and fairy tales that showcase his imagination. A prolific writer, his versatility is evident from novels and historical works. His translations of “Odyssey” and “Iliad” are among best