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Westminster Cathedral an illustrated handbook to the chief metropolitan church with notes upon its history, architecture, liturgy, music & organisation

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Published by The British Publishing Company in Gloucester .
Written in English


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Statementedited by the Administrator, Westminster Cathedral.
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Pagination74p. :
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20116047M

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