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The provost

Author: John Galt; Ian A Gordon
Publisher: London, New York, Oxford University Press, 1973.
Series: Oxford English novels.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The "Provost" is an ironic look at the career of a small town merchant and politician. Set in Irvine, Scotland, it follows the life of James Pawkie, the Provost of the title. Starting as a humble apprentice, he progresses to owning his own shop and eventually acquiring a large portion of Irvine.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Political fiction
Humorous fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Galt, John, 1779-1839.
Provost.
London, New York, Oxford University Press, 1973
(OCoLC)564094056
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Galt; Ian A Gordon
ISBN: 0192553577 9780192553577
OCLC Number: 740059
Description: xxii, 170 pages 21 cm.
Series Title: Oxford English novels.
Responsibility: by John Galt ; edited with an introduction by Ian A. Gordon.

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The "Provost" is an ironic look at the career of a small town merchant and politician. Set in Irvine, Scotland, it follows the life of James Pawkie, the Provost of the title. Starting as a humble apprentice, he progresses to owning his own shop and eventually acquiring a large portion of Irvine.

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