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An Edinburgh Alphabet

by Birrell J.F.:

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1st Edition, The Mercat Press, Edinburgh, 1980 8 plates; 51 illustrations from drawings by John Mackay; Hardback: green cloth lettered in gilt on spine; Bruise to head of spine, end-papers browned, near fine in dustwrapper.. Book.
  • Bookseller: Bookfare GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 5361
  • Title: An Edinburgh Alphabet
  • Author: Birrell J.F.:
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0901824623
  • ISBN 13: 9780901824622
  • Publisher: 1st Edition, The Mercat Press, Edinburgh, 1980
  • Place: Edinburgh
  • This edition first published: 1980
  • Keywords: Edinburgh Scotland History of Edinburgh Scottish Topography 0-901824-62-3


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