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2 edition of Welsh country characters. found in the catalog.

Welsh country characters.

Daniel Parry-Jones

Welsh country characters.

by Daniel Parry-Jones

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Published by Batsford in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wales -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith drawings by Lynton Lamb.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA730 .P36
    The Physical Object
    Pagination174 p.
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22566165M
    LC Control Number52013602

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