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    DescriptionOver a hundred gripping tales - of murder and mystery, ghosts and ghouls, body-snatching and witch-burning - reveal the darker side of genteel Edinburgh's history. Ghostly Tales and Sinister Stories is a highly readable collection, fully illustrated throughout and compiled by the three historians who operate Mercat Tours. Since 1984, thousands of visitors have enjoyed their nightly rounds of the closes and wynds of Edinburgh's Old Town. Now you can read of the macabre exploits of the city's infamous villains - Deacon Brodie, Burke and Hare, Major Weir, Agnes Fynnie and a host of others - which bring this ancient city intriguingly to life.


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    Title
    Ghostly Tales and Sinister Stories of Old Edinburgh
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Alan J. Wilson, By (author) Des Brogan, By (author) Frank McGrail
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 192
    Width: 129 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 185 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781851584567
    ISBN 10: 1851584560
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25500
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBKS
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET030
    Ingram Theme: CULT/BRITIS
    BIC E4L: CRI
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T18.1
    BIC subject category V2: WQH
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 04
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000, SOC011000
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
    BIC subject category V2: BTC
    BISAC V2.8: FIC010000
    B&T General Subject: 501
    B&T Approval Code: A23420000
    BIC subject category V2: 1DBKS
    DC22: 941.34, 941.3/4
    LC classification: DA890.E2 W65 1991
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC20: 941.3408580922
    LC classification: DA890.E2W6
    Illustrations note
    45 b&w illustrations
    Publisher
    Mainstream Publishing
    Imprint name
    Mainstream Publishing
    Publication date
    01 January 1992
    Publication City/Country
    Edinburgh