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Old Scottish Customs : Local and General

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Contents include: The curfew; Women playing at foot ball; The ancient game of golf; Old marriage customs in Perthshire; Ancient customs at Carluke; Interesting hand-ball custom in Perthshire; Marriage and funeral customs at Pettie; Old customs at Kirkmichael; Some old customs at Wick; Forms of prayer used for blessing a ship in the Western Islands; Some old Highland customs; and Description of some of the old Druidical customs and their remains; et.al. Blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. No dust jacket. Light wear to edges, corners, and hinges with a few rub marks to boards. Light foxing to edges. Mild foxing to endpapers. Some age discolouration. Owner inscription

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Author(s):
E. J. Guthrie
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1885
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
234
Publisher:
Hamilton, Adams & Co.
Title:
Old Scottish Customs : Local and General

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Contents include: The curfew; Women playing at foot ball; The ancient game of golf; Old marriage customs in Perthshire; Ancient customs at Carluke; Interesting hand-ball custom in Perthshire; Marriage and funeral customs at Pettie; Old customs at Kirkmichael; Some old customs at Wick; Forms of prayer used for blessing a ship in the Western Islands; Some old Highland customs; and Description of some of the old Druidical customs and their remains; et.al. Blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. No dust jacket. Light wear to edges, corners, and hinges with a few rub marks to boards. Light foxing to edges. Mild foxing to endpapers. Some age discolouration. Owner inscription

Author(s):
E. J. Guthrie
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1885
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
234
Publisher:
Hamilton, Adams & Co.
Title:
Old Scottish Customs : Local and General

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