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The castles and abbeys of Yorkshire

William Grainge

The castles and abbeys of Yorkshire

a historical and descriptive account of the most celebrated ruins in the county.

by William Grainge

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Published by J. Sampson, Whittaker and co. in York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Yorkshire (England),
  • England,
  • Yorkshire.,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Historic buildings -- England -- Yorkshire.,
    • Castles -- England -- Yorkshire.,
    • Abbeys -- England.,
    • Yorkshire (England) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy William Grainge.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA670.Y6 G7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, [1], 382 p.
      Number of Pages382
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6926147M
      LC Control Number03008643
      OCLC/WorldCa4315635

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