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Published by Element Books in Shaftesbury, Dorset ; Boston, Mass .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Wales, North,
  • Wales,
  • Wales, North.

Subjects:

  • Arthur, King -- Homes and haunts -- Wales, North.,
  • Britons -- Kings and rulers -- Legends.,
  • Historic sites -- Wales, North.,
  • Arthurian romances -- Sources.,
  • Avalon (Legendary place),
  • Wales, North -- Antiquities, Celtic.,
  • Wales -- History -- To 1063.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-256) and index.

StatementSteve Blake and Scott Lloyd with John Baldock ; [maps by Richard Constable].
ContributionsLloyd, Scott., Baldock, John.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA152.5.A7 B58 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 301 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6855379M
ISBN 101862047359, 1862047235
LC Control Number00363679

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