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2 edition of story of some English shires. found in the catalog.

story of some English shires.

M. Creighton

story of some English shires.

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Published by Religious Tract Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History, Local

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA600 C74 1900
    The Physical Object
    Pagination383p.
    Number of Pages383
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16010360M

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