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South Devon tales, fact and legend

Myles Martyn

South Devon tales, fact and legend

by Myles Martyn

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Published by Cider Press in Minehead .
Written in English

  • Devon (England),
  • England,
  • Devon.
    • Subjects:
    • Legends -- England -- Devon.,
    • Devon (England)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Myles Martyn.
      LC ClassificationsDA670.D5 M27
      The Physical Object
      Pagination40 p. ;
      Number of Pages40
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5120438M
      ISBN 100901575151
      LC Control Number74193754

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