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Victorian period piece

Joseph Stanley Leatherbarrow

Victorian period piece

by Joseph Stanley Leatherbarrow

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by S. P. C. K. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swinton and Pendlebury, Eng. -- St. Peter"s Church.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementstudies occasioned by a Lancashire church.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX5195.S84 S3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination260 p.
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16443790M

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