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Paperback in good condition, with some shelfwear. Reprint edition, pp x, 253. With b&w photographs, map of the district of Buchan, appendices 1-5 and index. S3.The recollections of Christian Watt, a Fraserburgh fisherman's daughter, who was born in 1833. Hers was a life of toil and hardship and many of her relatives, including her husband and son, were lost at sea. This led to a mental breakdown at the age of forty-seven and she spent the rest of her life as a patient in the Cornhill Infirmary, Aberdeen. Her life there was enlightened and humane and she began to write down recollections of her life, which are a fascinating record of an extraordinary life.
Title: The Christian Watt Papers.
Categories: Scotland North-east,
Publisher: Birlinn Ltd, 2004. 1841583081: 2004
ISBN Number: 1841583081
ISBN Number 13: 9781841583082
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 120