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2 edition of Jersey folk lore found in the catalog.

Jersey folk lore

John H. L"Amy

Jersey folk lore

with sketches by the author

by John H. L"Amy

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Published by J T Bigwood in Jersey .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementJohn H. L"Amy.
The Physical Object
Pagination184p. :
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19602759M

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