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Excerpt from Reminiscences of Scottish Life and Character

The demand for a twenty-second edition of a volume of Scottish Reminiscences embracing subjects which are necessarily of a limited and local character - a demand which has taken place during the course of little more than fifteen years since its first publication proves, I think, the correctness of the idea upon which it was first undertaken - Viz. That it should depict a phase of national manners which was fast passing away, and thus, in however humble a department, contribute something to the materials of history, by exhibiting social customs and habits of thought which at a particular era were characteristic of a race. It may perhaps be very fairly said that the Reminiscences came out at a time specially suitable to rescue these features of national life and character from oblivion. They had begun to fade away, and many had, to the present generation, become obsolete.

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Title:Reminiscences of Scottish Life and Character (Classic Reprint)Format:HardcoverProduct dimensions:464 pages, 9 X 6 X 1 inShipping dimensions:464 pages, 9 X 6 X 1 inPublished:January 10, 2019Publisher:1KG LimitedLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:036515850X

ISBN - 13:9780365158509

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