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The lord advocates of Scotland

George W. T. Omond

The lord advocates of Scotland

2d series, 1834-1880

by George W. T. Omond

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Published by A. Melrose, ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lawyers

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby G. W. T. Omond
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA758.1 .O62
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 360 p. ;
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25601800M
    LC Control Number14014322
    OCLC/WorldCa4173507

    Both King James (VI of Scotland; I of England) and his son Charles desired to introduce liturgies into their native Scotland much like the English Book of Common Prayer. These efforts lasted for many years, finally culminating in the ill-fated Scottish Book of Common Prayer. This book presents a draft of the book, prepared by Scottish.


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