menology of England and Wales or, Brief memorials of the ancient British and English saints arranged according to the calendar, together with the martyrs of the 16th and 17th centuries by Richard Stanton

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Other titlesBrief memorials of the ancient British and English saints
Statementcompiled by order of the cardinal archbishop and the bishops of the Province of Westminster by Richard Stanton.
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Pagination[xviii], (2), 703 p.
Number of Pages703
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