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survey of research on an early phase of celtic culture the Sir John Rh^ys memorial lecture, British Academy,1936 by J. M. De Navarro

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


  • Rh^ys, John, -- Sir, -- 1840-1915.,
  • Celts -- History.,
  • Civilization -- Celts.

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Edition Notes

Proceedings of the British Academy, vol.22.

Statementby J. M. De Navarro.
ContributionsBritish Academy.
The Physical Object
Pagination47p. ;
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19592024M

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