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The merchant"s golden age

Steven Burt

The merchant"s golden age

Leeds 1700-1790

by Steven Burt

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Published by (S. Burt) in (Leeds) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Leeds (West Yorkshire) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p39.

    Statementby Steven Burt & Kevin Grady.
    ContributionsGrady, Kevin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA690.L4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40p. :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17851051M
    ISBN 10095128830X
    OCLC/WorldCa20096147

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