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The antiquary

Sir Walter Scott

The antiquary

by Sir Walter Scott

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fathers and daughters -- Fiction,
  • Antiquarians -- Fiction,
  • Beggars -- Fiction,
  • Scotland -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxx]-xxxii)

    StatementWalter Scott ; edited with an introduction and notes by Nicola J. Watson.
    GenreFiction
    SeriesOxford world"s classics, Oxford world"s classics (Oxford University Press)
    ContributionsWatson, Nicola J., 1958-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5317.A68 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxviii, 483 p. ;
    Number of Pages483
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24018302M
    ISBN 109780199555710
    LC Control Number2009517884
    OCLC/WorldCa326712453

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