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The strange case of Deacon Brodie

Forbes Bramble

The strange case of Deacon Brodie

by Forbes Bramble

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Published by Hamilton in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Edinburgh (Scotland)
    • Subjects:
    • Brodie, William, 1741-1788 -- Fiction.,
    • Criminals -- Fiction.,
    • Edinburgh (Scotland) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementForbes Bramble.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.B8148 Su, PR6052.R2687 Su
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 313 p. ;
      Number of Pages313
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4937993M
      ISBN 100241892929
      LC Control Number76365190
      OCLC/WorldCa2463749

      THE STRANGE CASE OF DEACON BRODIE. By. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Feech, gledge this tale of the Deacon and his cribs (there's a glossary to translate some of it--not the leech) and you'll be reading an account of the Deacon or Town Councillor on whom Stevenson is said to have based his. Deacon Brodie, pillar of the Establishment turned arch-criminal, terrified lateth-century Edinburgh. This book tells of the two Edinburghs - the respectable lawyers' capital and the lurid underworld of thieves and whores - in which Brodie led his dual existence, culminating in the armed theft of Scotland's revenues and Brodie's escape to Holland, whence he was brought back to be tried and.

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Even those who've never read or seen a stage or film adaptation of Stevenson's book are familiar with its premise and title character(s).Author: William J. Wright. The play Deacon Brodie () was based on the real life character William Brodie ( - ). Brodie came from a privileged background and was a craftsman and member of Edinburgh’s council.

Respected tradesman by day and thief by night, William Brodie, commonly known by the honorific Deacon Brodie, is one of Edinburgh’s most enduring legends.

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This book tells of the two Edinburghs - the respectable lawyers' capital and the lurid underworld of thieves and whores - in which Brodie led his dual existence, culminating in the armed theft of Scotland's revenues and Brodie's escape to. Brodie's legacy lived on this way, in the households of people all over Edinburgh.

Although Brodie and Robert Louis Stevenson never met, Deacon Brodie’s story was one known by every Scot. In his youth, Stevenson coauthored a play with W.E. Henley, titled Deacon Brodie or The Double Life.

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