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Recollections of Dr. John Brown, author of Rab and his friends, etc

Alexander Peddie

Recollections of Dr. John Brown, author of Rab and his friends, etc

with a selection from his correspondence

by Alexander Peddie

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Published by Charles Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

LC copy from the library of Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

Statementby Alexander Peddie
ContributionsOliver Wendell Holmes Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4175.B2 P4 1893
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 197 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25272174M
LC Control Number2012657734

In her memoir of Dr. Burton--the historian of Scotland, and author of "The Book-hunter"--Mrs. Burton remarks that, in her husband's later days, only Dr. John Brown and Professor Blackie remained of all her husband's ancient friends and coevals, of all who remembered Lockhart, and Hogg, and their times. Title: Rab and His Friends Author: John Brown with illustrations by H C Preston Macgoun Publisher: T N Foulis, Edinburgh and London Date Printed: July Description: Original pictorial boards wear to extremities. Binding square and sound. Browning to endpapers. All illustrations present and correct and in very nice Rating: % positive. Books by genre: Nonfiction. Nonfiction is a genre which is entirely based on real facts. It can be full, complete story or just some notes of eyewitness about a concrete action. Recollections of Dr. John Brown, Author of 'rab And His Friends,' Etc., With a Selection From His Correspondence. Peddie, Alexander, D.


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