John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir (1875-1940), Novelist and Governor-General of Canada
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Author and Governor-General of Canada (1935-40); wrote historical novels and biographical studies but best known for his adventure stories, including The Thirty-Nine Steps (1915), Greenmantle (1916) and Mr Standfast (1919).
John Buchan Centre, Broughton, Peeblesshire, Scotland
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