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The Shell book of rural Britain

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Published by David & Charles in Newton Abbot [Eng.], North Pomfret, Vt .
Written in English



  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.


  • Country life -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Social life and customs.,
  • Great Britain -- Rural conditions.

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Edition Notes

StatementKeith Mossman.
LC ClassificationsDA115 .M67
The Physical Object
Pagination299 p. :
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4284146M
ISBN 100715373943
LC Control Number78310645

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