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The Royal Mile By Jan-Andrew Henderson

The Royal Mile by Jan-Andrew Henderson

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Summary

A comprehensive illustrated guide to Edinburgh's Royal Mile.

The Royal Mile Summary

The Royal Mile: A Comprehensive Guide by Jan-Andrew Henderson

There are several books about the Royal Mile, so why buy this particular one? The reason is, it covers everything you need to know - all the little closes, wynds and courts running off the main street, that people often miss, with a handy rating guide to the most interesting ones. It contains the significant buildings and monuments, noted pubs, restaurants and modern visitor attractions. It recounts the Mile's long and spectacular history, including all its incredible characters. It has evocative pictures, fun facts and even lists the Old Town's notorious haunted sites. And it's written by an award-winning novelist who spent more than twenty years working as a Royal Mile guide. The book is simple to use. You start at Edinburgh Castle on top of the Mile and work your way to Holyrood Palace at the bottom. By the time you get to the end, you'll be an expert on one of the most fascinating streets in the world.

About Jan-Andrew Henderson

Jan-Andrew Henderson lives in Scotland and runs 'City of the Dead' ghost tours, which requires him to look moody and wear black a lot. After living in the USA for several years, he returned to Scotland and began writing non-fiction books, children's novels and young adult thrillers, three of which were recently shortlisted for thirteen literary awards, and he is the winner of The Royal Mail Award and the Doncaster Book Prize.

Additional information

GOR010955566
The Royal Mile: A Comprehensive Guide by Jan-Andrew Henderson
Used - Like New
Paperback
Amberley Publishing
2017-05-15
96
1445658453
9781445658452
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Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins

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