Scottish abbeys and priories

by Richard Fawcett

Publisher: B.T. Batsford Ltd, Publisher: Historic Scotland in London, [Edinburgh]

Written in English
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  • Historic buildings -- Scotland.,
  • Scotland -- Buildings, structures, etc.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRichard Fawcett.
ContributionsHistoric Scotland.
LC ClassificationsDA875 .F39 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21161204M
ISBN 100713474408, 071347372X

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