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Published by St. Paul"s Ecclesiological Society) in (London .
Written in English


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An illustrated extract from Transactions of the St. Paul"s Ecclesiological Society, vol. 7, 1911-15.

The Physical Object
Paginationp. 153-60
Number of Pages153
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Open LibraryOL20266672M

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