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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


  • Rob, Roy, -- 1671-1734 -- Fiction,
  • Outlaws -- Fiction,
  • Scotland -- History -- 1689-1745 -- Fiction

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Edition Notes

StatementSir Walter Scott ; edited by Ian Duncan.
SeriesOxford world"s classics
ContributionsDuncan, Ian.
LC ClassificationsPR5322 .R6 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxviii, 505 p. :
Number of Pages505
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23152203M
ISBN 109780199549887
LC Control Number2008482128

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