The Scotch by John Kenneth Galbraith

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Elgin (Ont. : County),
  • Ontario,
  • Elgin (County)

Subjects:

  • Scots -- Ontario -- Elgin (County) -- Social life and customs,
  • Elgin (Ont. : County) -- Social life and customs

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby John Kenneth Galbraith ; illustrations by Samuel H. Bryant.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1059.E4 G3 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 148 p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3022190M
ISBN 10039507715X
LC Control Number85002407
OCLC/WorldCa11867031

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