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The Laird of Drammochdyle and His Contemporaries

by W. Alexander

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Aberdeen Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Local history,
  • Scotland,
  • Scottish Literature,
  • Literature: Classics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9266415M
    ISBN 100080345204
    ISBN 109780080345208
    OCLC/WorldCa16404783

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Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. The laird was what his country neighbours called "a droll, careless chap", with a very limited proportion of the fear of God in his heart, and very nearly as little of the fear of man.

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It can be read as a stand a lone. This novel is full of mystery, suspense, adventure, romance, and sexy Scotsmen. The story is so vivid and detailed that I felt like I was in /5(87).Lachlan Maclean, 6th Laird of Coll succeeded his father Hector to this title to lands on the Scottish island of Coll.

He was succeeded by his son John at some point in the 17th century. Biography. He was the son of Hector Roy Maclean, 5th Laird of Coll who died before December Lachlan was quite a prominent figure in his day.

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