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An innocent in Scotland

more curious rambles and singular encounters

by David McFadden

  • 190 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by M&S in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • McFadden, David, 1940- -- Travel -- Scotland.,
    • Scotland -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementDavid W. McFadden.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA867.5 .M45 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination346 p. :
      Number of Pages346
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL113494M
      ISBN 100771055285
      LC Control Number99234591
      OCLC/WorldCa40735116

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