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Scottish Dramatists and Playwrights: Josephine Tey, Fleeming Jenkin, J. M. Barrie, Joanna Baillie, A. J. Cronin, Arthur Conan Doyle Books LLC

Scottish Dramatists and Playwrights: Josephine Tey, Fleeming Jenkin, J. M. Barrie, Joanna Baillie, A. J. Cronin, Arthur Conan Doyle

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Published August 15th 2011
ISBN : 9781155278391
Paperback
64 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 62. Chapters: Josephine Tey, Fleeming Jenkin, J. M. Barrie, Joanna Baillie, A. J. Cronin, Arthur Conan Doyle, JaneyMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 62. Chapters: Josephine Tey, Fleeming Jenkin, J. M. Barrie, Joanna Baillie, A. J. Cronin, Arthur Conan Doyle, Janey Godley, John Davidson, George Buchanan, Henry Brougham Farnie, Alasdair Gray, William Templeton, George Mackay Brown, David Lyndsay, Andrew Macdonald, Glenn Chandler, John Byrne, Willy Maley, Andrew Halliday, John Hay Beith, John Home, Cecil Philip Taylor, Marion Adams-Acton, John Glashan, Henry Mackenzie, Robert McLellan, Sharman Macdonald, David Harrower, William Lauder, Robert William Jameson, Peter McDougall, Norman McKinnel, Simon Farquhar, William Gillies, Rona Munro, Catherine Grosvenor, Scottish Society of Playwrights, Anne Downie, Storer Clouston, Graham Moffat, John McGrath, Robert David MacDonald, Nicholas Stuart Gray, Janet Paisley, Chris Ballance, Roddy McMillan, William Tennant, Stephen Greenhorn, Gavin Greig, James Bridie, Alexander Dow, Liz Lochhead, Douglas Maxwell, Gregory Burke, David Greig, Tom McGrath, Joe Corrie, Iain Lauchlan, Robert Kemp, David Mallet, Freddie Anderson, D C Jackson, Andrew P. Wilson, Tom Gallacher, Paul Morris, Suzanne Enoch, W. Gordon Smith, Kenny Murray, Alexander Reid, Deborah Wallace. Excerpt: Sir James Matthew Barrie, 1st Baronet, OM (9 May 1860 - 19 June 1937) was a Scottish author and dramatist, best remembered today as the creator of Peter Pan. The child of a family of small-town weavers, he was educated in Scotland. He moved to London, where he developed a career as a novelist and playwright. There he met the Llewelyn Davies boys who inspired him in writing about a baby boy who has magical adventures in Kensington Gardens (included in The Little White Bird), then to write Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldnt Grow Up, a fairy play about this ageless boy and an ordinary girl named Wendy who have adventures in the fantasy setting of Neverland. This play quickly overshad...