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Bayeux tapestry by Eric Robert Dalrymple Maclagan

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Published by Penguin Books in Baltimore .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 29.

Statementby Eric Maclagan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNK3049B3 M2 1945
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p., 48 p. of plates. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14713247M

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