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Wild Wales

its people, language, and scenery

by George Henry Borrow

  • 169 Want to read
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Published by G. P. Putnam"s Sons, J. Murray in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wales -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George Borrow ...
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 733 p.
    Number of Pages733
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14048352M


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