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The west of Scotland in history

The west of Scotland in history

being brief notes concerning events, family traditions, topography, and institutions

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Published by R. Forrester in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Joseph Irving.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 84/5353 (D)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationviii, 359 p.
Number of Pages359
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2914387M
LC Control Number84146014

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