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Through the Veil (short story)

  • Type: Short Story
  • Length: 8 pages

Through the Veil is a 1910 rather short story by Scottish author Arthur C Doyle. - AsNotedIn

He was a great shock-headed, freckle-faced Borderer, the lineal descendant of a cattle-thieving clan in Liddesdale. In spite of his ancestry he was as solid and sober a citizen as one would wish to see, a town councillor of Melrose, an elder of the Church, and the chairman of the local branch of the Young Men!s Christian Association. Brown was his name - and you saw it printed up as "Brown and Handiside" over the great grocery stores in the High Street.
Arthur Conan Doyle, Through the Veil




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Y/M/D Association Description Place Locale Food Event
1910/11/00 Arthur Conan Doyle Author "Through the Veil" by Arthur Conan Doyle is published in The Strand Magazine.
1910/11/00 The Strand Magazine Publisher "Through the Veil" by Arthur Conan Doyle is published in The Strand Magazine.

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Particulars for Through the Veil (short story):
Narrative Arts Fiction prose literature, especially short stories and novels, that describes imaginary events and people
Sociology Marriage legally or formally recognized union of two people as partners in a personal relationship
atmosphere Miasma a highly unpleasant smell or vapor, for centuries thought to be the source of contagious diseases
Narrative Arts Narrative an account of connected events
Narrative Arts Prose ordinary written language
Attribute Queer strange, odd
Cultural Affiliation Roman Empire
Art Type Short Story short form narrative fiction
Narrative Arts Speculative Fiction a genre of fiction that encompasses works in which the setting is other than the real world, involving supernatural, futuristic, or other imagined elements
Season Summer
dark-skinned Swarthy dark-skinned or olive complexion

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Original Language: English



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