Early printed books and manuscripts in the City Reference Library, Bristol by Bristol, Eng. Public Libraries

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Published by W. C. Hemmons in Bristol .

Written in English

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  • Bibliography,
  • Incunabula,
  • Catalogs,
  • Rare books,
  • Manuscripts

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Statementby Norris Mathews
ContributionsMathews, Norris, 1851-1919
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 84 p.
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25740130M

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