Touring Great Britain

by Shackleton, Robert

Publisher: The Penn publishing company in Philadelphia

Written in English
Cover of: Touring Great Britain | Shackleton, Robert
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  • Great Britain -- Description and travel

Edition Notes

Other titlesFour on a tour in England.
Statementby Robert Shackleton ... Illustrated with photographs taken on the tour.
ContributionsShackleton, Mrs. Elizabeth (Fleming ) 1871-
The Physical Object
Paginationx p., 1 l., 347 p.
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14045643M
LC Control Numbera 18000277

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