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Scottish ballads

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Published by AMS Press in [New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland
    • Subjects:
    • Ballads, Scots -- Scotland -- Texts,
    • Scotland -- Poetry

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementcollected and illustrated by Robert Chambers. Edinburgh, W. Tait, 1829.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR1181 .C4 1974
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 357 p.
      Number of Pages357
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4577486M
      ISBN 100404086284
      LC Control Number77144549


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