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An enlightenment Tory in Victorian Scotland

Michael Hugh Michie

An enlightenment Tory in Victorian Scotland

the career of Sir Archibald Alison

by Michael Hugh Michie

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Published by Tuckwell Press Limited in East Lothian, Scotland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alison, Archibald, -- Sir, -- 1792-1867. -- Political and social views.,
  • Conservatism -- Scotland -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Enlightenment -- Scotland.,
  • Scotland -- Politics and government -- 19th century.,
  • Scotland -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMichael Michie.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 228 p. ;
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20652344M
    ISBN 101862320349
    OCLC/WorldCa38885143

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