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British topography, especially East Anglia and the fens; history and archaeology; natural history; esoteric, occult, wicca, paranormal, spiritual, mysticism and religion.

Lowland Scotch as Spoken in the Lower Strathearn district of Perthshire

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B/w. frontis. photo. of the so-called 'Authorities' who, among others, assisted the author with this book; contents include: Foreword; Preface; Spelling Adopted; Abbreviations; Introduction; Pronunciation; Grammar; List of Words Connected in Meaning; Proverbs and Sayings; Characteristic and Idiomatic Expressions; Idiomatic Uses of Words; Verses Current in Strathearn; Names of Some Well-known Songs; A Local Ballad & a Dictionary. List of contents to front. (We also have for sale two other first edition books by this author: "The Dialects of Central Scotland" & "The Dialect of Robert Burns as Spoken in Central Ayrshire")

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£30.00