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Scottish journey

Edwin Muir

Scottish journey

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Published by Mainstream in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Muir, Edwin, 1887-1959 -- Travel -- Scotland.,
    • Authors, Scottish -- 20th century -- Biography.,
    • Scotland -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdwin Muir ; introduction by T.C. Smout.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA866 .M94x 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 250 p. ;
      Number of Pages250
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2671261M
      ISBN 100906391040
      LC Control Number85672137

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