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The magic of the Gorbals.

Edward Perrett

The magic of the Gorbals.

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Published by Clydeside Press in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Facsim. of: "The magicof the Sou"side", Glasgow : The author, 1988.

ContributionsMcNulty, Daniel., Perrett, Edward.
The Physical Object
Pagination108p. :
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15347503M
ISBN 100951205781
OCLC/WorldCa36712268

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