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Published by B.T. Batsford in London .
Written in English


  • England -- Antiquities.,
  • Wales -- Antiquities.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Grahame Clark.
SeriesBritish heritage series, British heritage series (B.T. Batsford Ltd.)
LC ClassificationsDA90 C53 1940, DA90 C53 1944
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 120 p., [80] p. of plates :
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14782659M

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