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Scottish family history : a guide to works of reference on the history and genealogy of Scottish families

Author: Margaret Stuart; James Balfour Paul, Sir
Publisher: Baltimore : Genealogical Pub. Co., 1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is a time-saving and comprehensive guide to family histories contained in books, pamphlets, periodical articles, and manuscript collections up to the year of its original publication in 1930. The coverage is exhaustive, embracing references to approximately 6,500 families. The families are listed in alphabetical order and, thereunder, where necessary to distinguish families of the same name, by residence,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Genealogy Bibliography
Généalogies Bibliographie
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Stuart; James Balfour Paul, Sir
ISBN: 0806307951 9780806307954
OCLC Number: 3796871
Notes: Reprint of the 1930 ed. published by Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh.
Description: vii, 386 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Margaret Stuart ; to which is prefixed an essay on how to write the history of a family by James Balfour Paul.

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This book is a time-saving and comprehensive guide to family histories contained in books, pamphlets, periodical articles, and manuscript collections up to the year of its original publication in 1930. The coverage is exhaustive, embracing references to approximately 6,500 families. The families are listed in alphabetical order and, thereunder, where necessary to distinguish families of the same name, by residence, seat, or estate, the citations giving the title of the publication in which the genealogy is found, the author, date of publication, and, where appropriate, volume and page number.

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