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Is there a Church of England?

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Published by Carcanet in Manchester .
Written in English


  • Church of England.,
  • Anglican church buildings.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-298) and index.

StatementC.H. Sisson.
LC ClassificationsBX5131.2 .S57 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 302 p. ;
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1181687M
ISBN 101857540107
LC Control Number94169572

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