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Perambulations in London, and its environs

Priscilla Wakefield

Perambulations in London, and its environs

comprehending an historical sketch of the ancientstate, and progress, of the British Metropolis, a concise description of its present state, notices of eminent persons, and a short account of the surrounding villages, in Letters.

by Priscilla Wakefield

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Published by Darton & Harvey in London .
Written in English


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"Designed foryoung persons" - Title page.

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