Illustrated Guide to Country Towns and Villages of Britain

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Europe - Gt. Britain/England, Travel - Foreign, 1971-, Description and travel, Great Britain, Guide-books, Vil
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Open LibraryOL10157129M
ISBN 100393023451
ISBN 139780393023459

A heavily illustrated guide to over country towns and villages in England, Wales and Scotland, followed by a section on aspects of country life, including the pub, crafts, fairs, feasts and games, the great house, and old mills.

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