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Celtic Scotland

W. F. Skene

Celtic Scotland

a history of ancient Alban

by W. F. Skene

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Published by Edmonston & Douglas in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Celts.,
  • Scotland -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Zimmer collection.

    Statementby William F. Skene. Vol.1, History and ethnology.
    ContributionsZimmer, Heinrich, 1851-1910, fmo
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 510p. :
    Number of Pages510
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22452077M

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