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Children of the manse growing up in Victorian Aberdeenshire by Alice Thiele Smith

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Published by Bellfield Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English


  • Smith, Alice Thiele, -- 1858-1943.,
  • Smith family.,
  • Children of clergy -- Scotland -- Aberdeenshire -- 19th century -- Biography.,
  • Aberdeenshire (Scotland) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Alice Thiele Smith ; edited by Astrid Hess and Gordon K. Booth.
ContributionsHess, Astrid., Booth, Gordon K.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 205 p., [12] p. of plates :
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16005200M
ISBN 100952655470

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