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Lancashire legends traditions, pageants, sports &c., with an appendix containing a rare tracton the Lancashire witches, &c., &c. by Harland, John.

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Published by John Heywood in Manchester, London .
Written in English


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Includes index.

Statementby John Harland and T.T. Wilkinson.
ContributionsWilkinson, T. T.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxv,283p.
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13769555M

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