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Ireland and the Holy See in the middle ages. by Willis Nevins

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Published by Williams and Norgate in London .
Written in English


  • Ireland -- Politics and government -- 1172-1603.

Book details:

The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 280 p. :
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23306922M

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