Jan-Andrew Henderson's Black Markers: Edinburgh's Dark History Told Through its PDF

By Jan-Andrew Henderson

ISBN-10: 1445647982

ISBN-13: 9781445647982

Edinburgh has a distinct background, darker and extra unforeseen than you may think. thankfully, it additionally has a collection of graveyards to compare. old, glossy, attractive, haunted - they're the precise mirrored image of the city's remarkable prior with incredible tales in their personal. Greyfriars Graveyard by myself used to be instrumental within the production of Darwin's Evolutionary idea, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, Christmas celebrations and Cats: The Musical. Black Markers explores each one cemetery, making a interesting patchwork of stories that builds an fascinating photo of Edinburgh during the centuries.

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