Buchan, John

(b. 1875)
   Novelist, etc. Musa Piscatrix (1896), Scholar-Gipsies (1896), John Burnet of Barns (1898), The Watcher by the Threshold (1902), and A Lodge in the Wilderness (1906).

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  • Buchan, John, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir — (1875 1940)    Born in Perth, the son of a Calvinist Presbyterian minister, he was educated at the universities of Glasgow and Oxford. He had a varied career: government official; publishing, editing and journalism; member of Parliament for the… …   British and Irish poets

  • Buchan, John, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir — ▪ British statesman and author born Aug. 26, 1875, Perth, Perthshire, Scot. died Feb. 11, 1940, Montreal  statesman and writer best known for his swift paced adventure stories. His 50 books, all written in his spare time while pursuing an active… …   Universalium

  • John Comyn, Earl of Buchan — (died 1308) was a Scottish nobleman and an important opponent of King Robert I of Scotland in the civil war that paralleled the War of Scottish Independence. He should not be confused with the better known John III Comyn, Lord of Badenoch, who… …   Wikipedia

  • John Buchan — John Buchan, 1. Baron Tweedsmuir John Buchan, 1. Baron Tweedsmuir, GCMG, GCVO, CH, PC (* 26. August 1875 in Perth, Schottland; † 11. Februar 1940 in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Buchan — 15º gobernadora General de Canadá …   Wikipedia Español

  • John Buchan, premier baron Tweedsmuir d'Elsfield — John Buchan John Buchan John Buchan dit Lord Tweedsmuir C.P., G.C.M.G., G.C.V.O., C.H. (26 août 1875, Perth (Royaume Uni) – 11 février 1940), 1er baron Tweedsmuir d Elsfield, fils d un pas …   Wikipédia en Français

  • John Stuart (2e comte de Buchan) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir John Stuart. Jean Stuart Naissance vers …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • John Buchan — dit Lord Tweedsmuir C.P., G.C.M.G., G.C.V.O., C.H. (né le 26 août 1875 à Perth (Royaume Uni) – décédé le 11 février 1940 à Montréal dans la province canadienne du …   Wikipédia en Français

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