Author Information At the Circulating Library

Author: Cosmo Cumming

Alternate Name(s): (pseudonym); John Macrae (legal name?)

Biography: This author cannot be traced. One source identifies this author as John Macrae, a Harrisman, who worked as a clerk who worked for factor Donald Munro. The latter was involved in the Bernera Riot, part of the Highland Clearance.

References: James Shaw Grant, A Shilling for Your Scowl (1992)


  1. The Love of His Life: A Novel.  3 vol.  London: Edward Moxon, 1880.