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Seven score years and ten the story of Islington Chapel during one hundred and fifty years 1788-1938 by Lyall D Dixon

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Published by E. O. Beck in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Islington Chapel -- History.

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Edition Notes

StatementLyall D. Dixon.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 100 p., (12) p.ages of plates :
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20795276M

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