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Northamptonshire strange tales & hauntings.

R. Stevens Bassett

Northamptonshire strange tales & hauntings.

by R. Stevens Bassett

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Published by CLX Publishing in Eastbourne .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Cover title: Ghostly tales & hauntings of Northamptonshire.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18574038M
ISBN 100951107739
OCLC/WorldCa37948823

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