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Published in London, Dent [1959] .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. xi.

Other titlesPiers the Plowman
SeriesEveryman"s library, 571
ContributionsAttwater, Donald, 1892-tr, Attwater, Rachel, ed
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 208 p. ;
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26562318M

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