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Scotish descriptive poems with some illustrations of Scotish literary antiquities. by John Leyden

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Published by Mundell and Longman & Rees, London in Edinburgh .
Written in English


  • Scottish poetry

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Edition Notes

Dedication signed: J. Leyden.

ContributionsWilson, John, 1720-1789, Hume, Alexander, 1560?-1609, Fowler, William, 1560?-1612
LC ClassificationsPR8061
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, [1], 248 p.
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19476502M

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