John of Gaunt and the parliamentary representation of Lancashire.
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Published by Manchester University Press in Manchester .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • John, -- of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster, -- 1340-1399,
  • Great Britain. -- Elections.,
  • Lancashire (England) -- Politics and government

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsJN563.L3 R5, Z921 .M183 vol.22
The Physical Object
Pagination50 p. ;
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16338632M

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