word-geography of Cornwall by David J. North

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Published by Institute of Cornish Studies in Pool, Redruth, Cornwall .

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  • Cornwall (England : County),
  • England,
  • Cornwall (County)


  • English language -- Dialects -- England -- Cornwall (County) -- Maps.,
  • Agriculture -- England -- Cornwall (County) -- Terminology.,
  • Cornwall (England : County) -- Languages -- Maps.

Edition Notes

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StatementDavid J. North and Adam Sharpe.
ContributionsSharpe, Adam.
LC ClassificationsPE1851 .N6 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p., 42 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3857958M
ISBN 100903686279
LC Control Number81177854

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