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The fair maid of Perth.

Sir Walter Scott

The fair maid of Perth.

Introd. by Arthur Melville Clark.

by Sir Walter Scott

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scotland -- History -- Robert III, 1390-1406 -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEveryman"s library, no. 132
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5317 F35 1969
    The Physical Object
    Pagination474p.
    Number of Pages474
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18557212M

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