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Published by James G Commin in Exeter .
Written in English


  • Church buildings -- Exeter (England)

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Edition Notes

On cover: History of Exeter research group, Monograph No. 1.

Statementby Frances Rose-Troup....
SeriesHistory of Exeter research group : monograph -- 1
ContributionsExeter Research Group.
The Physical Object
Pagination54 p. :
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18518288M

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