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parliaments of Scotland

Robert S. Rait

parliaments of Scotland

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Published by Maclehose, Jackson and co. in Glasgow .
Written in English

  • Scotland. Parliament -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. xxvii-xxviii.

    Statementby Robert S. Rait.
    LC ClassificationsJN1263 .R3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 546 p.
    Number of Pages546
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6673448M
    LC Control Number25001115

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