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Guernsey.

Guernsey.

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Published by Jarrold and Sons in Norwich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Guernsey -- Description and travel -- Guide-books.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title. - English text, English and French captions.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA670.G9
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(33)p. :
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19801840M
    ISBN 100853066485
    OCLC/WorldCa16375485


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