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The birds of Scotland, and other poems.

by Grahame, James

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Published by Pub. by David West, no. 56, and John West, no. 75, Cornhill, printed by David Carlisle in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Scotland -- Poetry.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy James Grahame.
      GenrePoetry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR3499.G5 B5 1807a
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi p., 2 l., 214 p.
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6569151M
      LC Control Number14014995
      OCLC/WorldCa10381792

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