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boston: gould and lincoln, Hugh Miller: Stonemason, Geologist, Writer Cromarty today is a quiet little town on the Black Isle, North-east Scotland.

At the dawn of the nineteenth century, however, it was an important fishing centre, and an important trade supplying the needs of visiting shipping sheltering in the firth nearby, brought relative prosperity.

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A dynamic table of contents enables to jump directly to the chapter selected. Table of Contents About this book DEDICATION TO THE READER MEMORIALS OF HUGH MILLER MEMORIALS.

Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Leask, W. Keith (William Keith), Hugh Miller. New York, C. Scribner's Sons [].

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Gri. Sign and view the Guest Book, leave condolences or send flowers. MILLER Hugh (Aberdeen) Passed away peacefully, on Thursday, Octoat the Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.

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In a joint trip organised by The Royal Scottish Geographical Society and The Friends of Hugh Miller, The Leader, a traditional sailing boat dating back towill sail from Oban to the Small Isles in a one-week voyage in celebration to Hugh Miller and his Hebridean tours, as described in his classic book “The Cruise of the Betsey“.

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The Cruise of the Betsey. People. Hugh Miller was a self-taught Scottish geologist and writer, folklorist and an evangelical Christian. born on 10 October ( years ago) in Cromarty; nationality: Scotland profession: Geologist, writer; died on 24 December ( years ago) in Portobello of suicide; written works: "A Noble Smuggler", "An Autobiography: My Schools and Schoolmasters; or The Story.

In the Museum shop, I picked up and flicked through Scenes and Legends of the North of Scotland (), the first book written by Hugh Miller, the geologist, when he was the manager of the tiny Author: Guardian Staff.

Miller had already published a book of poems, inbut in he published the book that was to draw him to the attention of the wider scientific community in Scotland, Scenes and Legends of the North of Scotland. In Hugh Miller married Lydia Fraser, an author of children's books. Buy Home Ground by Hugh Miller online at Alibris.

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Co-Principal Investigators: Brian Asbury (CSM) and Larry Clark. Sponsored by: Newmont USA (CIERSE).Hugh Miller has contributed a fascinating and lengthy introduction which explains a great deal about the background of this book which is a 'must' for every performer's library.

Each effect is a stunner and the original Koran Medallion and many other now classic effects, are explained in detail. 1st edition.Sketch-book of popular geology () Posthume. Hugh Miller's memoir: from stonemason to geologist by Hugh Miller () Hugh Miller and the controversies of Victorian science () Liens externes.

Notices d Activités: Géologue, écrivain.

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