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Scottish writing today

Scottish writing today

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Published by Book Trust Scotland in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBook Trust Scotland. 1987.
ContributionsBookTrust Scotland.
The Physical Object
Pagination[45]p.
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19918202M
ISBN 10085353408X

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