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    John Burnet of Barns

    £8.99
    Tells the story of two young noblemen - John Burnet, heir to the ancient house of Barns the last in a long line of Border reivers, and his cousin, Captain Gilbert Burnet, a dashing, ruthless soldier. Their lifelong rivalry results in treachery, betrayal and a desperate struggle for survival.
    ISBN: 9781846970733
    AuthorJohn Buchan
    Pub Date01/01/2009
    BindingPaperback
    Pages304
    Availability: In Stock

    The turbulent 'Killing Times' of the Covenanters is the backdrop to a desperate struggle between lifelong rivals.



    John Burnet of Barns, the last of an ancient line of Border Reivers, returns home from abroad to find himself denounced as an agent of the Covenanters. Outlawed and deprived of his inheritance by his ruthless cousin, Captain Gilbert Burnet, John must now fight just to survive.



    John Buchan's first full-length work of fiction is a tale of adventure in the tradition of Robert Louis Stevenson.

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    The turbulent 'Killing Times' of the Covenanters is the backdrop to a desperate struggle between lifelong rivals.



    John Burnet of Barns, the last of an ancient line of Border Reivers, returns home from abroad to find himself denounced as an agent of the Covenanters. Outlawed and deprived of his inheritance by his ruthless cousin, Captain Gilbert Burnet, John must now fight just to survive.



    John Buchan's first full-length work of fiction is a tale of adventure in the tradition of Robert Louis Stevenson.