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A supplement to the first and second books of the History of Cornwall by Richard Polwhele

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Published by Trewman for Cadell & Davies, London in Exeter .
Written in English

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Copy 1 Note: Bound with the preceding. Plates to main work and supplement not differentiated but fldg. plate of Mount"s Bay certainly belongs to suppl. and probably Mousehole and/or Land"s End.

Other titlesHistory of Cornwall.
Statement[by R. Polwhele] ; containing remarks on St. Michael"s Mount, Penzance, the Land"s End, and the Sylleh Isles. By the historian of Manchester [i.e. J. Whitaker]
ContributionsWhitaker, J.
The Physical Object
Pagination96 pages :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25947410M

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