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History of the four conquests of England.

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Published by Smith, Elder in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Closes with the year 1087.

      StatementBy James Augustus St. John.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA135 .S143
      The Physical Object
      Pagination 2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6917857M
      LC Control Number02016356
      OCLC/WorldCa2146985


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