The Free Fishers

by John Buchan

The Free Fishers

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When Anthony Lammas, Kirk minister and Professor of Logic at St Andrews University, sets off for business in London, little does he realise that he will soon be entangled in a web of conspiracy. But Anthony is no ordinary professor.

Set during the Napoleonic Wars, The Free Fishers is classic Buchan – a fast-paced tale of treason and espionage.

With an introduction by Douglas Hurd.

This edition is authorised by the John Buchan Society. 


John Buchan was a Scottish diplomat, barrister, journalist, historian, poet and novelist, born in Perth in 1875. He published nearly 30 novels and seven collections of short stories. After spells as a war correspondent, Lloyd George’s Director of Information and Conservative MP, Buchan moved to Canada in 1935. He served as Governor General there until his death in 1940.

ISBN: 9781846970658

Publication date: 09/05/2019

Format: Paperback

Extent: 288

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd

Categories: Birlinn/Polygon , Fiction

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