The History of Thirsk: Including an Account of Its Once Celebrated Castle, Topcliffe, Byland and Rievalx Abbeys, &c. &c. and Other Remains of Antiquity in the Neighbourhood, with Biographical Notices of Eminent Men

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R. Peat, 1821 - 180 стор.
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