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Statues round the City Hall

Denis Ireland

Statues round the City Hall

by Denis Ireland

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Published by Cresset Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ireland, Denis, -- 1894-1995.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Denis Ireland.
    ContributionsShenval Press (England),
    The Physical Object
    Pagination298p. ;
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17897631M

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