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The Island of Sheep

(1936)
(The Man From the Norlands)
(The fifth book in the Richard Hannay series)
A novel by

 
'They were perhaps three hundred yards away from me, but their personalities seemed as vivid as if they were in the same room. I had an overpowering impression of a burning vitality which was also evil, a glowing, incandescent evil.' The Island of Sheep (1936) is John Buchan's last thriller, featuring the return of Richard Hannay, the hero of The Thirty-Nine Steps, Greenmantle, Mr Standfast and The Three Hostages , from a comfortable retirement. Hannay redeems his promise to protect the son of an old acquaintance from a sinister conspiracy, and the action moves rapidly from England through the Scottish Borders to the Island of Sheep in the remote Norlands, where Hannay and his friends turn at last to confront their enemy. Memorable for its vivid evocations of place, the novel constitutes a complex reflection upon its own position at the end of Buchan's career and at the end of a modern Scottish tradition of adventure romances. This is the first critical edition of The Island of Sheep , and the introduction explores the novel's themes and concerns in relation to Buchan's previous works. This book is intended for twentieth-century fiction courses; the general reader. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

 
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Hardback Editions

August 2015 : USA Hardback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-297-87542-7 / 978-1-297-87542-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Sagwan Press
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August 2015 : USA Hardback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan, John Harmonia
ISBN: 1-298-67888-9 / 978-1-298-67888-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Andesite Press
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August 2015 : USA Hardback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan, John Harmonia
ISBN: 1-298-71503-2 / 978-1-298-71503-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Andesite Press
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August 2015 : USA Hardback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan, Harmonia Harmonia
ISBN: 1-296-56469-X / 978-1-296-56469-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Andesite Press
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September 2010 : USA Hardback
Title: The Island Of Sheep (1920)
Author(s): Cadmus, Harmonia
ISBN: 1-164-98082-3 / 978-1-164-98082-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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March 2010 : UK Hardback
Title: The Island of Sheep (Hardback)
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-84902-785-4 / 978-1-84902-785-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Benediction Classics
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1974 : UK Hardback
Title: Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 0-09-122090-4 / 978-0-09-122090-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hutchinson Lib.Service
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October 1970 : UK Hardback
Title: Island of Sheep (Ulverscroft large print series, fiction)
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 0-85456-003-3 / 978-0-85456-003-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ulverscroft
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Paperback Editions

April 2016 : Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-5328-6671-2 / 978-1-5328-6671-5
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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June 2014 : UK Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-4733-1711-8 / 978-1-4733-1711-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: White Press
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March 2014 : USA Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan, John Harmonia
ISBN: 1-293-89844-9 / 978-1-293-89844-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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September 2013 : USA Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-230-27849-4 / 978-1-230-27849-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: TheClassics.us
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September 2013 : USA Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-287-40498-7 / 978-1-287-40498-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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November 2010 : UK Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep (Aziloth Books)
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-907523-70-7 / 978-1-907523-70-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Aziloth Books
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September 2010 : USA Paperback
Title: The Island Of Sheep (1920)
Author(s): Cadmus, Harmonia
ISBN: 1-164-86531-5 / 978-1-164-86531-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC
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July 2010 : UK Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep (Richard Hannay)
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-84697-156-X / 978-1-84697-156-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Polygon An Imprint of Birlinn Limited
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April 2010 : USA Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan, Harmonia Harmonia
ISBN: 1-149-19488-X / 978-1-149-19488-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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March 2010 : USA Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan, John Harmonia
ISBN: 1-147-21195-7 / 978-1-147-21195-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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February 2010 : USA Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan, John Harmonia
ISBN: 1-144-20319-8 / 978-1-144-20319-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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January 2010 : USA Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-141-53741-9 / 978-1-141-53741-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Nabu Press
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September 2009 : USA Paperback
Title: City of Endless Night (World Cultural Heritage Library)
Author(s): Milo M Hastings
ISBN: 1-4387-9597-1 / 978-1-4387-9597-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Intl Business Pubns USA
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September 2008 : UK Paperback
Title: The Island Of Sheep (Richard Hannay)
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-84232-774-7 / 978-1-84232-774-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: House of Stratus
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March 2007 : UK Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep (1936)
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-4068-2389-9 / 978-1-4068-2389-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Echo Library
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February 2001 : USA Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 0-543-90390-7 / 978-0-543-90390-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Adamant Media Corporation
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April 1995 : UK Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep (Wordsworth Classics)
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-85326-276-5 / 978-1-85326-276-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Wordsworth Editions Ltd
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May 1997 : UK Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep (World's Classics)
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 0-19-282433-3 / 978-0-19-282433-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks
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January 1956 : UK Paperback
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 0-14-001131-5 / 978-0-14-001131-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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January 1956 : UK Paperback
Title: Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 0-14-010642-1 / 978-0-14-010642-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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Audio Editions

October 2010 : USA Audio edition
Title: The Island of Sheep: A Richard Hannay Thriller, Book 5
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher: Assembled Stories
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October 2010 : UK Audio edition
Title: The Island of Sheep: A Richard Hannay Thriller, Book 5
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher: Assembled Stories
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June 2009 : UK Audio CD
Title: The Island of Sheep (Windsor)
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-86015-086-1 / 978-1-86015-086-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Assembled Stories
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May 1994 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: The Island of Sheep: Complete & Unabridged (Isis)
Author(s): John Buchan
ISBN: 1-85695-769-1 / 978-1-85695-769-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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Kindle Editions

October 2016 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island of Sheep (Annotated): With Biographical Introduction
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher: Shaf Digital Library
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September 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher: Endymion Press
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July 2016 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher: John Buchan
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April 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island Of Sheep: (Illustrated)
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher:
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April 2016 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island Of Sheep: (Annotated)
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher:
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April 2016 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island Of Sheep: (Illustrated)
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher:
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December 2015 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher: Krill Press
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May 2015 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher: Kypros Press
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April 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher: White Press
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February 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island of Sheep (Illustrated)
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher:
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March 2014 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island of Sheep (Richard Hannay Book 5)
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher:
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August 2013 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher:
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August 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island of Sheep (Richard Hannay)
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher: Polygon
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March 2012 : USA Kindle edition
Title: The Island of Sheep: Classic Adventure Story of Richard Hannay #5 (Illustrated)
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher: WestPub
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April 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher: Cathedral Classics
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November 1919 : USA Kindle edition
Title: The Island of Sheep
Author(s): John Buchan
Publisher: Adamant Media Corporation
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