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A history of the city of Dublin

John Thomas Gilbert

A history of the city of Dublin

by John Thomas Gilbert

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Published by J. McGlashan in Dublin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesHistory of Dublin.
Statementby J. T. Gilbert. Vol.II.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 335p., xix, vii, 10p. ;
Number of Pages335
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23128768M

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