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Brow of the Gallowgate

(1990)
A novel by

 
Absorbing and fascinating' - Christine Marion Fraser 'It's a dismal day that doesn't include a dose of Doris' - Press and Journal The brow of the Gallowgate is where Albert Ogilvie buys his property in 1890 - the shop he has dreamed of for years, and above it, a house with nine rooms to accommodate the large family he and his beloved wife, Bathie, desire. As their babies are born - there will be eight in all - Albert employs three sisters, one after another, as nursemaids. Bathie finds Mary and Jeannie Wyness more than satisfactory, but Bella, the youngest, is troublesome and sly, and creates a set of distressing circumstances resulting in her dismissal. The years go by, with their joys and sorrows, and war splits up the close-knit Ogilvies, some of whem eventually emigrate to New Zealand. And it is there that Bella Wyness, her resentment of the family grown to black hatred, will wreak her terrible revenge...

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Hardback Editions

April 1990 : UK Hardback

Title: The Brow of the Gallowgate
Author(s): Doris Davidson
ISBN: 0-00-223605-2 / 978-0-00-223605-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
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Paperback Editions

May 2006 : UK Paperback
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Title: Brow of the Gallowgate
Author(s): Doris Davidson
ISBN: 1-84158-456-8 / 978-1-84158-456-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Birlinn Ltd
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1995 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Brow of the Gallowgate
Author(s): Doris Davidson
ISBN: 0-00-762275-9 / 978-0-00-762275-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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February 1991 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Brow of the Gallowgate
Author(s): Doris Davidson
ISBN: 0-00-617843-X / 978-0-00-617843-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
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Audio Editions

July 1999 : UK Audio Cassette

Title: The Brow of the Gallowgate: Unabridged
Author(s): Doris Davidson
ISBN: 1-85903-279-6 / 978-1-85903-279-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Magna Story Sound
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Kindle Editions

February 2012 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Brow of the Gallowgate
Author(s): Doris Davidson
Publisher: Birlinn
Availability: Amazon UK   



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