A new history of Gloucestershire
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A new history of Gloucestershire Comprising the topography, antiquities, curiosities, ... of that county; the foundation-charters and endowments of abbies, ... descriptions of the principal seats; ... Also the ecclesiastical, civil, and military history of the city of Gloucester, ... by Samuel Rudder

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Published by printed by Samuel Rudder in Cirencester .
Written in English


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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 6281, no. 03.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationx,855,[1],lxviiip.,plates
Number of Pages855
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17020245M

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