The Monarch of the Glen PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

The Monarch of the Glen free pdf Chester Royde, an American millionaire, travels to Scotland with his new bride Carrie and sister Myrtle, to find out more about Carrie's Scottish ancestry. Their new 'relatives' turn out to be a little more authentically Scottish than they bargained for. Ben Nevis, Laird of Glenbogle Castle, is fiercely protective of his lands and the Macdonald clan spirit, but being cash-strapped he's not above attempts to marry heiress Myrtle to one of his many brawny sons. But then a group of hikers stumble onto his moor and spoil a day's hunting, sparking all-out war between gentry and commoners.

About Compton Mackenzie

Compton Mackenzie was born in West Hartlepool in 1883. He was educated at St Paul's School and Magdalen College, Oxford. During the First World War he became a Captain in the Royal Marines, becoming Director of the Aegean Intelligence Service. He wrote more than ninety books - novels, history and biography, essays and criticism, children's stories and verse, and was also an outstanding broadcaster. He founded and edited until 1961 the magazine the Gramophone, and was President of the Siamese Cat Club. He lived for many years on the island of Barra in the Outer Hebrides, but later settled in Edinburgh. Compton Mackenzie died in 1972.

Details Book

Author : Compton Mackenzie
Publisher : Vintage Digital
Data Published : 01 October 2015
ISBN : 1473522196
EAN : 9781473522190
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 304 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews The Monarch of the Glen

17 Comments Add a comment

Related eBooks Download

  • Summer and the City free pdfSummer and the City

    Meet teenage Carrie Bradshaw as she hits the bright lights. big city of New York for the very first time. Find out how Carrie transforms from country girl to super-cool fashionista in the second explosive CARRIE DIARIES novel from the globally bestselling author of SEX AND THE CITY..

  • What Happened to My Sister free pdfWhat Happened to My Sister

    Nine-year-old Carrie Parker and her mother are making a fresh start in a North Carolina small town. ready to put their turbulent past behind them. When Carrie meets the Chaplin ladies..

  • The Scottish Food Bible free pdfThe Scottish Food Bible

    Scottish produce is celebrated the world over. The demand for game. for example. far exceeds what can be supplied. and Scottish cheeses surpass many from mainland Europe. In this book Claire Macdonald celebrates the very best of home-grown ingredients - from oatmeal..

  • Killing Fields of Scotland free pdfKilling Fields of Scotland

    Most people are familiar with references to Scottish battles such as Bannockburn and Flodden but know little if anything about those events. Rugby and soccer fans outside Scotland may wonder at the sign '1314' held up by Scottish fans and not know that it is the date of the Battle of Bannockburn when an English king was defeated on Scottish soil..

  • The American Heiress  free pdfThe American Heiress

    "Anyone suffering "Downton Abbey" withdrawal symptoms (who isn't.) will find an instant tonic in Daisy Goodwin's "The American Heiress." The story of Cora Cash. an American heiress in the 1890s who bags an English duke..

  • The Monarch of the Glen free pdfThe Monarch of the Glen

    Where To Download Books Free. Chester Royde, an American millionaire, travels to Scotland with his new bride Carrie and sister Myrtle, to find out more about Carrie's Scottish ancestry. Their new 'rel