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Travellers in eighteenth-century England.

Rosamond Bayne-Powell

Travellers in eighteenth-century England.

by Rosamond Bayne-Powell

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel,
  • Coaching (Transportation) -- England,
  • England -- Social life and customs.,
  • England -- Description and travel

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA485 B32
    The Physical Object
    Pagination203 p. :
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14088591M

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