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Scotland described or, a topographical description of all the counties of Scotland: ... by Robert Heron

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Published by printed by John Moir. For T. Brown, and Vernor & Hood, London in Edinburgh .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 6242, no. 06.
The Physical Object
Pagination[4]p.,27 cols.,[2],348p.,plate
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17024345M

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