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Highlanders of Scotland their origin, history, and antiquities : with a sketch of their manners and customs, and an account of the clans into which they were divided, and of the state of society which existed among them by Skene, William Forbes

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English


  • Clans -- Scotland -- Highlands,
  • Ethnology -- Scotland,
  • Highlands (Scotland)

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Statementby William F. Skene.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16560898M

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