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The English country town

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Published by Webb & Bower in Exeter, England .
Written in

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  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns -- England -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRussell Chamberlin ; with photographs by Charlie Waite.
      ContributionsWaite, Charlie., National Trust (Great Britain)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT133 .C46 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p. :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3216981M
      ISBN 100906671701
      LC Control Number83125629


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