Episcopal arms of England and Wales
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Published by A. Fairbairns in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Church of England -- Heraldry.,
  • Heraldry -- Great Britain.,
  • Heraldry, Sacred -- Great Britain.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby an officer of arms.
LC ClassificationsCR1121.G7 L4
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., 7 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6642477M
LC Control Number22005667

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