Loire Valley
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Published by C. Helm in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementArthur & Barbara Eperon ; photographs by Joe Cornish.
SeriesThe Helm French regional guides, Helm French Regional Guides
ContributionsEperon, Barbara.
The Physical Object
Pagination216p. :
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16506130M
ISBN 100713639911

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