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story of Dublin

David Alfred Chart

story of Dublin

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Published by J. M. Dent & co. in London, New York, E. P. Dutton & Co., inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ireland -- History,
  • Dublin (Ireland) -- Description,
  • Dublin (Ireland) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    First published ... 1907. Revised edition, 1932

    Statementby D. A. Chart, M. A. Illustrated by Henry J. Howard
    SeriesMediaeval towns
    ContributionsHoward, Henry J., illus
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 367, [1] p. incl. illus., plates.
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14803296M


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