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Scenes and stories of the North of Scotland.

by John Sinclair

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Published by Thin in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scotland -- Description and travel

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination242 p.
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23331438M
    OCLC/WorldCa13119406

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Scenes and stories of the North of Scotland by John Sinclair Download PDF EPUB FB2

Scenes and Stories of the North of Scotland. By John Sinclair () PREFACE. This book has been written with a three-fold aim: to awaken interest, to stimulate, and to amuse. The scenes described have been selected chiefly from parts of Scotland which are remote, or aside, from the ordinary thoroughfares of travel, and are therefore less known than they deserve to be.

Scenes and Legends of the North of Scotland: Or, the Traditional History of Cromarty Paperback – Septem Cited by: 8. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sinclair, John. Scenes and stories of the North of Scotland. Edinburgh, Thin, (OCoLC) Document Type.

the north, and toward the south clusters of mountains, some of which rise like cones or pyramids over the low moorlands around. Apart from this more elevated strip along the borders of Sutherland, the county of Caithness is for the most part a widely-extended plateau, high above sea level, and varied over most of its surface by shallow valleys and gentle undulations.

Scenes and legends of the north of Scotland, or The traditional history of Cromarty by Miller, Hugh, Publication date Topics Legends -- Scotland, Cromarty (Highland Region, Scotland) Publisher Edinburgh: A.

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