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Robert Louis Stevenson spent nearly 30 years in Edinburgh, living in New Town’s Heriot Row as a child and writing about the city extensively in his works, including locations such as Parliament Square, Calton Hill and the Mound (which, as the intersection between Edinburgh’s Old and New Towns, is thought to have inspired the concept of the dual personality in his novel Strange Case of. Check out the Edinburgh Bookshop Trail app to find more tucked away havens for book lovers. Feb. 12, , at AM A previous version of this article listed Pulp Fiction Books, which is. Covers the Old Town, New Town, West End, Dean Village, Stockbridge, Leith, South Edinburgh, Holyrood, Arthur's Seat, Rosslyn Chapel and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet's Pocket Edinburgh is our colourful, easy to use and handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, providing on-the-go assistance for those seeking the best sights and Reviews: Find local Book Clubs groups in Edinburgh, Scotland and meet people who share your interests. Join a group and attend online or in person events.
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