Worcester book trade in the eighteenth century.
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Worcester book trade in the eighteenth century.

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Published by Worcestershire Historical Society in [S.l.] .
Written in English


  • Worcester Infirmary.

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SeriesWorcestershire Historical Society -- 8
ContributionsDyer, Christopher, 1944-, Worcestershire Historical Society.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16261369M

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