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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Layamon, -- fl. 1200.,
  • Names, Geographical -- English.

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Edition Notes

SeriesStanford University publications -- v. 9, no. 1, Stanford studies in language and literature -- v. 9, no. 1.
The Physical Object
Pagination77 p.
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19367198M

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