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Sketches of the coasts and islands of Scotland

Teignmouth, Charles John Shore 2nd Baron

Sketches of the coasts and islands of Scotland

and of theIsle of Man : descriptive of the scenery, and illustrative of the progressive revolution in the economical, moral and social condition of the inhabitatns of those regions

by Teignmouth, Charles John Shore 2nd Baron

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Published by John W. Parker in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scotland -- Description and travel.,
  • Scotland -- Social life and customs.,
  • Man, Isle of -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    In two volumes.

    Statementby Lord Teignmouth.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination v (f2) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18610349M

    Browsing subject area: Scotland (Exclude extended shelves) You can also browse an alphabetical list from this subject or from: Scotland. Online books by this author are available. See also what's at Wikipedia, your library, or elsewhere. Broader term: Great Britain; Narrower terms. The northern and western coasts are fringed with groups or clusters of islands, while the eastern and southern boundaries are distinguished from that part of Scotland denominated the Lowlands, by the strong and peculiar features impressed on them by the hand of Nature.

    The influential History of the Orkney Islands by George Barry, Minister of Shapinsay, cites Pinkerton in holding the Picts to be a rather civilised “people of ancient Scandinavia” who “committed themselves to the mercy of the waves” and settled much of Scotland (Barry, , p. 79). This 18th and early 19th Century idea that the Cited by: 1. The first undisputed discovery of the archipelago was an expedition led by the Dutch mariner Willem Barentsz, who was looking for the Northern Sea Route to China. He first spotted Bjørnøya on 10 June and the northwestern tip of Spitsbergen on 17 June. The sighting of the archipelago was included in the accounts and maps made by the expedition and Spitsbergen was quickly included by.

      The money raised in favour of Adair by the act of being found insufficient to cover his expenses, a new act of tunnage was passed 16 July In was published his ‘Description of the Sea Coasts and Islands of Scotland, with Large and Exact Maps for the use of Seamen. By John Adair, Geographer for that Kingdom. Edinburgh, fol.’.   Anderson, Tom and Tom Georgeson, eds. Da Mirrie Dancers. A Book of Shetland Fiddle Tunes. Lerwick: Shetland Folk Society, printed by the Shetland Times. 43 pp. The finest compendium we have of Shetland fiddle tunes, both old and new along with the text, music and notes to the various songs and short biographical notes on famous eighteenth and early nineteenth century Author: Robert J. Theodoratus.


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