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staggering state of Scottish statesmen

Scott, John Sir, , lord Scotstarvet

staggering state of Scottish statesmen

from 1550 to 1650

by Scott, John Sir, , lord Scotstarvet

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Published by W. Paterson in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Statesmen, Scottish.,
  • Scotland -- History -- 17th century.,
  • Scotland -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementby John Scot ; with a memoir of the author and historical illustrations by Charles Rogers.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 143 p. ;
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19382467M

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