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Published by British Publishing Co. in Gloucester .
Written in English



  • Wales,
  • Glamorgan


  • Margam Abbey.,
  • Abbeys -- Wales -- Glamorgan -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Leslie Evans.
LC ClassificationsBX2605.M3 E8 1967
The Physical Object
Pagination5-17 p.
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5649202M
LC Control Number68086497

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