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Published by Book Production Services in Malvern (Como Road, Malvern WR14 2TJ) .
Written in English


  • Malvern (Worcestershire) -- Social life and customs.

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Edition Notes

Map on liningpapers.

Statementcompiled by Frederick Covins.
ContributionsCovins, Frederick.
LC ClassificationsDA690.M3
The Physical Object
Pagination89p. :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17259554M
ISBN 100950783900

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