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England"s premier abbey

Martin Biddle

England"s premier abbey

the medieval chapter house of St. Alban"s Abbey and its excavation in 1978

by Martin Biddle

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Published by Anthropology University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • St. Albans Abbey.

  • Edition Notes

    In: Expedition, v. 22, no. 2, Winter 1980.

    StatementMartin Biddle and Birth Kjølbye-Biddle.
    ContributionsKjølbye-Biddle, Birthe.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 17-32 :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16053807M

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