eBook John MacNab (Wordsworth Collection) download
by John Buchan
Author: John Buchan
Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd (April 1, 1998)
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Outside the field of literature he was, at various times, a barrister, a publisher, a lieutenant colonel in the Intelligence Corps, the Director of g directly to prime minister David Lloyd George-during the First World War and a Unionist MP who served as Governor General of Canada, the 15th since Canadian Confederation.
John Buchan writes well and includes some deep thinking about ethics and the state of human society within the hair raising chases. This is an excellent collection of John Buchan's most famous novels. The Characters include Peter Pienaar, J S Blenkiron and the Venerable Lord Clanroyden (Sandy Arbuthnot from the Courts of The Morning, another worth while read).
ISBN 10: 185326296X ISBN 13: 9781853262968.
John Buchan led a truly extraordinary life: he was a diplomat, soldier . Introduced by Andrew Greig.
John Buchan led a truly extraordinary life: he was a diplomat, soldier, barrister, journalist, historian, politician, publisher, poet and novelist. He was born in Perth in 1875, the eldest son of a Free Church of Scotland minister, and educated at Hutcheson’s Grammar School in Glasgow.
In 1925, John Buchan published his second most famous novel, "John MacNab"; three high-flying men - a barrister, a cabinet minister and a banker - are suffering from boredom. They concoct a plan to cure it. They inform three Scottish estates that they will poach from each two stags and a salmon in a given time.
Buchan, John, 1875-1940. Ware, Hertfordshire : Wordsworth Classics. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; china. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books.
In 1925, John Buchan published his second most famous novel, John MacNab; three high-flying men - a barrister, a cabinet minister and a banker - are suffering from boredom. They sign collectively as 'John McNab' and await the responses.
Who is John Macnab? Three Scottish landowners receive a note which tells them that he intends to poach from their estates without being caught, though if he does he will donate money to a good cause. The reactions of the landowners differs considerably.
Complete Set Series - Lot of 5 Richard Hannay books by John Buchan.
AUTHOR: Buchan, John. Acceptable - Very well read. General & Literary Fiction. May have significant wear and tear and contain notes & highlighting. Read full description.