Originally published: Oliver & Boyd, 1961.
|Other titles||Highland folktales, Selected Highland folk tales|
|Statement||R. Macdonald Robertson.|
|Contributions||Robertson, R. Macdonald|
|LC Classifications||GR145.H6 S44 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 212 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||212|
|LC Control Number||98187898|
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