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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English


  • Skye, Island of (Scotland)

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Edition Notes

Statementby Seton Gordon ; with a foreword by MacLeod of MacLeod ; 4 plates in colour and many pencil drawings by Finlay Mackinnon ; also 16 photographs by the author.
LC ClassificationsDA880S6 G6, DA880S6 G67
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 242 p., plates :
Number of Pages242
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21317649M

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