Dalkey society and economy in a small medieval Irish town by Charles V. Smith

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Published by Irish Academic Press in Blackrock, Co. Dublin .

Written in English

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  • Dalkey (Ireland) -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementCharles W. Smith.
SeriesMaynooth studies in local history ;, no. 9
LC ClassificationsDA995.D3 S55 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL731415M
ISBN 100716525968
LC Control Number97120936

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