The Crofter and the Laird

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When John McPhee returned to the island of his ancestors--Colonsay, twenty-five miles west of the Scottish mainland--a hundred and thirty-eight people were living there. About eighty of these, crofters and farmers, had familial histories of unbroken residence on the island for two or three hundred years; the rest, including the English laird who owned Colonsay, were "incomers." Donald McNeill, the crofter of the title, was working out his existence in this last domain of the feudal system; the laird, the fourth Baron ...

The Crofter and the Laird 1998, House of Lochar, Isle of Colonsay

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The Crofter and the Laird 1992, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York

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The Crofter and the Laird 1992, MacFarlane Walter & Ross

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Crofter and the Laird 1972, TBS The Book Service Ltd

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The Crofter and the Laird 1970, Farrar Straus Giroux

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