Sunken cities some legends of the coast and lakes of Wales by F. J. North

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Published by University of Wales Press in Cardiff .

Written in English

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Includes bibliography and index.

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Statementby F. J. North.
The Physical Object
Pagination256p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17556858M

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