The parliamentary history of Glamorgan, 1542-1976

by Raymond Grant

Publisher: C. Davies in Swansea

Written in English
Cover of: The parliamentary history of Glamorgan, 1542-1976 | Raymond Grant
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Places:

  • Glamorgan (Wales),
  • Wales,
  • Glamorgan

Subjects:

  • Great Britain. Parliament -- Elections -- History.,
  • Elections -- Wales -- Glamorgan -- History.,
  • Legislators -- Wales -- Glamorgan -- History.,
  • Glamorgan (Wales) -- Politics and government.

Edition Notes

StatementRaymond Grant.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJS4025.G553 A84
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 315 p., [23] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages315
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4481685M
ISBN 100715403818
LC Control Number79310121
OCLC/WorldCa4839706

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