Mid Argyll: a handbook of history.
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Published by The Natural History and Antiquarian Society of Mid Argyll in Lochgilphead .
Written in English



  • Argyllshire (Scotland)


  • Argyllshire (Scotland) -- History.,
  • Argyllshire (Scotland) -- Antiquities.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 31.

LC ClassificationsDA880.A6 C33 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p.
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5023750M
ISBN 100950169501
LC Control Number76880479

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