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Douglas, Hugh 1928-2003

Overview
Works: 24 works in 124 publications in 1 language and 2,580 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Composer
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hugh Douglas
The flight of Bonnie Prince Charlie by Hugh Douglas( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On July 1745 Prince Charles Edward Stuart, heir to the exiled Stuart dynasty, made landfall at Barra Head, the southernmost tip of the Outer Hebrides. For the 25-year-old prince, it was a day he had waited for all his life, and an historic moment, for it was the first time he had touched the soil of his native Scotland."--Jacket
Robert Burns, the tinder heart by Hugh Douglas( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flora MacDonald : the most loyal rebel by Hugh Douglas( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jacobite spy wars : moles, rogues and treachery by Hugh Douglas( Book )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Burns, a life by Hugh Douglas( Book )

12 editions published between 1904 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait of the Burns country (and Galloway) by Hugh Douglas( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1975 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Edward Stuart : the man, the king, the legend by Hugh Douglas( Book )

7 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The private passions of Bonnie Prince Charlie by Hugh Douglas( Book )

5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burke and Hare; the true story by Hugh Douglas( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bonnie Prince Charlie in love : the private passions of Prince Charles Edward Stuart by Hugh Douglas( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2016 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The underground story by Hugh Douglas( Book )

5 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hogmanay companion by Hugh Douglas( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How many times have you wondered about the origins of New Year's Eve, or Hogmanay as the Scots term it? This book reveals all as Hugh Douglas takes the reader from the remotest beginnings of this festival through the more recent developments in the 18th and 19th centuries right up to the millennium. There are many surprises in store for the unwary reader. Why a tall dark stranger at midnight, why carrying a lump of coal and why can the first-foot never be a fair person no matter how firm a friend? How was the name derived? Is it from the French, Greek, Scandinavian, German or Flemish? What do
A right royal Christmas( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Right Royal Christmas demonstrates that our present-day festival has much deeper roots than Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, who are usually given the credit for 'inventing' it - with a little help from Charles Dickens, of course. Through princely diaries, letters and journals, and the eyes of outside observers, this anthology eavesdrops on royal festivities over many centuries. Factual accounts are included alongside poetry, drama and novelists' imaginative re-creation of a mystery play and Henry VIII's boyhood..."--Publisher description
Johnnie Walker's Burns supper companion by Hugh Douglas( Book )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hugh Douglas offers advice on organising a successful Burns Supper. He aims to pinpoint the many potential pitfalls that could confront even the most experienced organiser, while, at the same time, suggesting different ways to honour the immortal memory of Scotland's national bard"--Publishers website
Crossing the Forth by Hugh Douglas( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roderick Lawson of Maybole : a remarkable Victorian minister by Hugh Douglas( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1983 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roderick Lawson (183l-1907) was born at Girvan, Ayrshire. He was parish minister at Maybole from 1863-1897. He became a teacher at Bainsford and later at Blantyre. He taught the children and produced the "Shorter Catechism" which was "the cornerstone of learning for every child in the Church of Scotland in those days."
Edinburgh by Hugh Douglas( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burke and Hare by Hugh Douglas( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Burns supper companion by Hugh Douglas( Book )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minishant is a bonnie wee place by Henrietta Douglas( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The flight of Bonnie Prince Charlie
Languages
English (114)

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Robert Burns, the tinder heartFlora MacDonald : the most loyal rebelJacobite spy wars : moles, rogues and treacheryThe private passions of Bonnie Prince CharlieThe Hogmanay companionA right royal Christmas