Author:Compton Mackenzie

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Compton Mackenzie
(1883–1972)
English-born Scottish writer of fiction, biography, histories and lifelong Scottish nationalist; one of the co-founders in 1928 of the Scottish National Party; knighted in 1952. Perhaps his best remembered works are the two comic novels set in Scotland, Whisky Galore (1947) and The Monarch of the Glen (1941); and, to a lesser extent Sinister Street (1914)
Compton Mackenzie

Works[edit]

Individual short stories[edit]

  • "Carnage" in The Times Red Cross Story Book, 1915 by "Famous Novelists Serving in His Majesty's Forces."


Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1923.


The author died in 1972, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 30 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.