Sources for English local history
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Sources for English local history by W. B. Stephens

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Published by Phillimore in Chichester, Sussex .
Written in English



  • England


  • England -- History, Local -- Historiography,
  • England -- History, Local -- Sources -- Bibliography,
  • England -- History, Local -- Sources -- Manuscripts

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Edition Notes

StatementW.B. Stephens.
LC ClassificationsZ2023 .S8 1994, DA32.5 .S8 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 342 p. ;
Number of Pages342
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL858113M
ISBN 100850339111
LC Control Number95140249

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