Scots writing.

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Published by Scoop Books in Glasgow .

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Statementedited by P. McCrory and Alec Donaldson.
ContributionsMcCrory, P., Donaldson, Alec.
The Physical Object
Pagination63p. :
Number of Pages63
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Open LibraryOL20299806M

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