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The Tale of Greyfriars Bobby By Lavinia Derwent

The Tale of Greyfriars Bobby
by Lavinia Derwent

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Bobby, a lively little Skye Terrier, adores his master Auld Jock and when the old man dies, Bobby refuses to leave his grave in Greyfriars Churchyard in Edinburgh. By day, he plays with local orphans and eats at a nearby tavern, but every night for fourteen years Bobby returns faithfully to sleep by his master's grave.
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The Tale of Greyfriars Bobby by Lavinia Derwent

Bobby, a lively little Skye Terrier, adores his master Auld Jock and when the old man dies, Bobby refuses to leave his grave in Greyfriars Churchyard in Edinburgh. By day, he plays with local orphans and eats at a nearby tavern, but every night for fourteen years Bobby returns faithfully to sleep by his master's grave.

Based on a true story.

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About Lavinia Derwent


Lavinia Derwent was the pen name of Scottish author Elizabeth Dodd, MBE (1909 - 1989).
A writer and broadcaster, she is best known for her island novel series Sula, which she started in 1969.

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GOR001057985
The Tale of Greyfriars Bobby by Lavinia Derwent
Lavinia Derwent
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
1985-10-31
80
0140311815
9780140311815
N/A
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