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Sir Walter Scott lectures, 1940-1948

University of Edinburgh.

Sir Walter Scott lectures, 1940-1948

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scott, Walter, Sir,, 1771-1832.,
  • Authors, Scottish -- 19th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1950 ed. published by the University Press, Edinburgh.

    Statement[by] Sir Herbert Grierson [and others] With an introd. by W. L. Renwick.
    ContributionsGrierson, Herbert John Clifford, Sir, 1866-1960.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5333 .E3 1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 170 p.
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5420498M
    ISBN 100841472386
    LC Control Number73013772


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