William Roughead's Friends

Karen Baston

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Abstract / Description of output

William Roughead (1870-1953) had a network of correspondents and fellow authors who shared his interest in true crime. These included Edward Pearson (1880-1937), Horace Bleackley (1868-1931), H. B. Irving (1870-1919), and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930). Letters from them survive with Roughead's books in the Roughead Collection now in the Signet Library, Edinburgh
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)26-27
JournalSignet Magazine: The Magazine of the Society of Writers to Her Majesty's Signet
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2012

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • William Roughead
  • Edward Pearson
  • Horace Bleackley
  • H. B. Irving
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Signet Library
  • book collecting


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