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The droving lad

Author: Kathleen Fidler
Publisher: Edinburgh : Kelpies, 2003, ©1955.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Eleven-year-old Colin is a cattle drover in the Scottish Highlands. It is 1813, and he is allowed to go to the Falkirk Tryst for the first time. The journey to Falkirk is full of excitement and danger, but Colin's joy at arriving turns to horror when he realizes their prize bull has been stolen.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Adventure fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kathleen Fidler
ISBN: 0863154255 9780863154256
OCLC Number: 52784181
Notes: Originally published: Lutterworth Press, 1955.
Description: 236 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Kathleen Fidler ; illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam.
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