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sixteen peers of Scotland

James Fergusson of Kilkerran

sixteen peers of Scotland

an account of the elections of the representative peers of Scotland, 1707-1959.

by James Fergusson of Kilkerran

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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland.
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords -- Elections.,
    • Nobility -- Scotland.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 170.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJN621 .F45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination175 p.
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5811858M
      LC Control Number60050923
      OCLC/WorldCa2720427

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This is a list of representative peers elected from the Peerage of Scotland to sit in the House of Lords after the Acts of Union abolished the Parliament of Scotland, where, as a unicameral legislature, all Scottish Peers had been entitled to sit.

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