Select Remains Of The Ancient Popular Poetry Of Scotland by David Laing

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Early popular poetry of Scotland and the northern border by Laing, David, edition, in English There's no description for this book yet. An amalgamation of two works published by the editor in and "Select remains of the ancient popular poetry of Scotland" and "Early metrical tales." Series Library of old by: 4.

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