Commercial and library atlas of the British isles from the ordnance survey with index and gazeteer : also copious letterpress descriptions, tables of population and c

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Statementedited by G.W.Bacon.
ContributionsBacon, George W. 1830-1922.
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Contents 65 maps, flags of all. Commercial and Library Atlas of the British Isles from the Ordnance Survey; with Index-Gazetteer etc.

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The British Isles. John Arrowsmith. England & Wales. in William Guthrie's New Geographical, Historical & Commercial Grammar and Present State of the Several Kingdoms of the World. South England. John Cary in his New and Correct English Atlas Your Old Maps Online.

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