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By Jan-Andrew Henderson

Edinburgh has a special historical past, darker and extra unforeseen than you may think. thankfully, it additionally has a collection of graveyards to check. historic, sleek, attractive, haunted - they're the right mirrored image of the city's remarkable previous with surprising tales in their personal. Greyfriars Graveyard by myself was once instrumental within the construction of Darwin's Evolutionary idea, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, Christmas celebrations and Cats: The Musical. Black Markers explores every one cemetery, making a attention-grabbing patchwork of stories that builds an fascinating photo of Edinburgh during the centuries.

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