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Published by B. T. Batsford in London .
Written in English



  • Kent (England),
  • England,
  • Kent.


  • Names, Geographical -- England -- Kent.,
  • Kent (England) -- History, Local.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 215.

StatementJudith Glover.
LC ClassificationsDA670.K3 G52 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 215 p. :
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4934554M
ISBN 100713430699
LC Control Number76361539

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