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Geographical collections relating to Scotland

Walter Macfarlane

Geographical collections relating to Scotland

by Walter Macfarlane

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Published by Printed by T. and A. Constable for the Scottish History Society in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scotland -- Description and travel,
  • Scotland -- Historical geography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementmade by Walter Macfarlane ; edited from Macfarlane"s transcript in the Advocates" library by Sir Arthur Mitchell and James Toshach Clark. Vol.3.
    SeriesPublications of the Scottish History Society -- v.53
    ContributionsMitchell, Arthur, Sir, 1826-1909., Clark, James Toshach.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination433p. ;
    Number of Pages433
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18722524M

    Scotland has nearly islands. The major groups include the Inner and Outer Hebrides, Orkney and Shetland; most are hilly and rugged. The Central Lowlands, a valley of sorts, formed by ancient volcanic eruptions, is a relatively flat area punctuated by hills. The Southern Uplands is a hilly area with wide, green valleys, fronted in the south. The National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland, was formed in with the merger of the new Museum of Scotland, with collections relating to Scottish antiquities, culture and history, and the adjacent Royal Museum (so renamed in ), with collections covering science and technology, natural history, and world cultures.

    Geographical Collections Relating to Scotland Made by Walter Macfarlane; Volume Arthur Mitchell $ - $ Overview. On its foundation in the National Library inherited from the Advocates' Library important historical and heritage collections built up through purchase, gift and deposit since the s, making it the most important repository of printed material relating to Scotland.

    'The First Topographical Survey of Scotland', Scottish Geographical Magazine, 17 (), Cash C.G., 'Manuscripts Maps by Pont, the Gordons and Adair, in the Advocates Library, Edinburgh', Scottish Geographical Magazine, 23 (), Charles Wither's book takes Scotland as an exemplar of the relationship between geographical knowledge and national identity. In so doing he explores new perspectives on Empire, national characteristiscs and local geographies of science, and advances a previously unexplored area of geographical enquiry--the historical geography of geographical by: 2.


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