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Scottish characteristics.

Edwin Paxton Hood

Scottish characteristics.

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Published by Funk and Wagnalls in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National characteristics, Scottish.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Paxton Hood.
    SeriesStandard library,, no. 94
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA772 .H7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination247 p.
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6933733M
    LC Control Number03028339
    OCLC/WorldCa1597385


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