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Published by Bristol Branch of the Historical Association .
Written in English

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SeriesLocal history pamphlets / Historical Association. Bristol Branch -- 70, Local history pamphlets -- 70., Local history pamphlets(Historical Association. Bristol Branch) -- 70.
ContributionsHistorical Association. Bristol Branch.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17426577M
ISBN 10090138853X

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