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A short account of Scotland

Thomas Morer

A short account of Scotland

Being a description of the nature of that kingdom, and what the constitution of it is in church and state. ... With an appendix, ... Written by the late Reverend Mr. Thomas Morer, ...

by Thomas Morer

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Published by printed for John Morphew in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 2496, no. 11.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],156p.
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16868735M

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