☆ The Cleekim Inn (1896) PDF / Epub ✩ Author James C. Dibdin – Bassgrotto.co.uk



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    Written at the end of the 19th century, there is plenty of the arcane to this story of smuggling in the 45 that s 1745 and the Jacobite uprising in Scotland Yet behind the rather tortuous style it never quite goes directly to its point and the outmoded language, Dibdin has a neatly twisted story of smuggler Will Scott and his adversary in Excise Officer, Thomas Mason.If the telling of the tale never quite rises to the twists which you suddenly realise at its death that Dibdin had been insinuating all along it is fascinating for its depiction of Edinburgh in 1745 And even fascinating, is the way he compares it to the Edinburgh of 1896 when this was pub...


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