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The Kalendar of shepherds being devices for the twelve months by Breton, Nicholas

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Published by Sidgwick & Jackson, Ltd in Adelphi,W.C. [England] .
Written in English


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Woodcut on title-page.

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Pagination58 unnumbered pages :
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25935960M

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