A history of Bristol and Gloucestershire
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Published by Phillimore in Chichester, West Sussex .
Written in English



  • Bristol (England),
  • Gloucestershire (England)


  • Bristol (England) -- History.,
  • Gloucestershire (England) -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 137-139) and index.

Other titlesBristol and Gloucestershire
StatementBrian S. Smith and Elizabeth Ralph.
SeriesThe Darwen county history series
ContributionsRalph, Elizabeth.
LC ClassificationsDA690.B8 S65 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL733831M
ISBN 100850339936
LC Control Number97123904

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