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Ancient Scottish tales

Peter Buchan

Ancient Scottish tales

by Peter Buchan

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Published in Peterhead [Scotland] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales -- Scotland,
  • Folklore -- Scotland

  • Edition Notes

    Statementan unpublished collection made by P. Buchan with an introduction by John A. Fairley
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p.
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14508666M

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