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Tales of English castles and manors

Elizabeth Wilson Grierson

Tales of English castles and manors

for young people

by Elizabeth Wilson Grierson

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by A. & C. Black in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- History -- Juvenile literature

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Elizabeth W. Grierson.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA32.8 .G7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 278 p., [7] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6769122M
      LC Control Number32001667
      OCLC/WorldCa10440479

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