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Aberdeen curiosities

Robert Smith

Aberdeen curiosities

by Robert Smith

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Published by Birlinn in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miscellanea,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Smith
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA890.A2 S65 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination184 p. :
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25213249M
    ISBN 109781841584140
    LC Control Number2011508326

    Aberdeen is full of mysteries, marvels and strangeness, and this book is a comprehensive guide to them all. Here you will encounter magic, witchcraft, folklore and superstitions; contemporary urban legends; gargoyles and graveyards; graverobbers and murderers; stone circles and prehistoric burial sites; UFOs and freak weather; and tales of horror, madness, humour - and dangerous porridge. Bookends Bookstore and other Curiosities, Ojai, CA. likes. BookEnds Bookstore and other Curiosities. Housed in an enchanting old church. Vintage Book Ends Uranium Glass Collectables Used and 5/5(11).

    for Aberdeen Journals, a full colour book of photographs of the City of Aberdeen to be launched in November Photo to right is the Castlegate "An elegant flourishing city with well paved streets and houses in general lofty and spacious"- a description, so what of the city in the 21st Century. "Initially I was intrigued by the mixture of neon lights and assemblage of curiosities, then I was blown away by the tiki-themed cocktails (my personal favourite is a fruity concoction served in a giant skull glass)." "Awesome cocktails, ample student discount, friendly staff, live nude bands".

    Established in , the Shores Porters Society in Aberdeen is the world's oldest transport company. Scotland was an independent country until Then the king of Scotland became king of England (not the other way round), but the two country didn't merge their governments until , to . The Cabinet of Curiosities - Fear the past! Print View. First published: June 3, Publisher: Grand Central Publishing Purchase Options: Amazon Barnes & Noble Indiebound iBookstore. Print View. In the 19th century, New Yorkers flocked to collections of strange and grotesque oddities called "cabinets of curiosities." Now, in lower Manhattan.


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