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Published by House of Lochar in Isle of Colonsay, Argyll [Scotland] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Highlands (Scotland),
  • Scotland,
  • Highlands.

Subjects:

  • Tales -- Scotland -- Highlands.,
  • Highlands (Scotland) -- Social life and customs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Originally published: Oliver & Boyd, 1961.

Other titlesHighland folktales, Selected Highland folk tales
StatementR. Macdonald Robertson.
ContributionsRobertson, R. Macdonald
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGR145.H6 S44 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 212 p. ;
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL466895M
ISBN 101899863060
LC Control Number98187898
OCLC/WorldCa34118204

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