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Tales And Sketches by  With A Preface: By Mrs Miller Hugh Miller Edited - Hardcover - 1865 - from Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books and Biblio.com

Tales And Sketches

by Hugh Miller Edited, With A Preface: By Mrs Miller

Condition: Good+


Good+ Brown Cloth Original 1865 Boston Published.Clean 369 pp. NOT a library copy. Scottish Salmon fishing, Eighteenth Century Scottish Merchants Much more. NO book plates Tender top and bottom of spine but still there. See photos Gilt spine titles. First free endpaper tear with early repair. Overall Good+ solid tight clean reading copy of this Scottish classic
  • Bookseller: Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 90044
  • Title: Tales And Sketches
  • Author: Hugh Miller Edited, With A Preface: By Mrs Miller
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good+
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Gould And Lincoln
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1865
  • Keywords: scottish folklore nineteenth century scotland scottish salmon scottish mercants fur trade
  • Bookseller catalogs: Scottish; Celtic Studies;
  • Size: 8vo


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