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The Fiery Cross: Or, the Vow of Montrose - Primary Source Edition
John Lawson,Barbara Hutton
No preview available - 2013
Argyle Argyle's arms army Author battle believed body brave called carried Castle cause Cavaliers Charles Charles's chief clan clergy cloth coloured commanded Covenant Covenanters Cromwell death determined devoted Earl Edinburgh Edition enemies England English escaped execution face faithful favour fear feeling fight followed force friends gallant gilt edges give Gordon Hamilton hand head heard heart hero Highlanders hill hope hundred Huntly Hurry Illustrations John joined King King's knew land leader Leslie letter lives Lord loyal marched Marquis meet Montrose Montrose's never noble once Parliament party passed person Post Presbyterian Prince prisoners promised reached received Redshanks retreat royal cause Scotland Scots Scottish Second sent Shillings side soldiers soon Stories taken thought thousand told took treated troops true turned victory whole young
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Page 16 - Wanderers ; Or, the Adventures of Carlos and Antonio; embracing interesting Descriptions of the Manners and Customs of the Western Tribes, and the Natural Productions of the Country.
Page 17 - Glimpses of Nature, AND OBJECTS OF INTEREST DESCRIBED DURING A VISIT TO THE ISLE OF WIGHT. By Mrs. LOUDON. Fortyone Illustrations. History of the Robins (The).
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Page 9 - Favourite Fables in Prose and Verse. With 24 beautiful Illustrations from Drawings by HARRISON WEIR. Small 4to.
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