A Picture of Britain

by David Dimbleby

Publisher: Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )

Written in English
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  • Literary studies: general,
  • Nature in art, still life, landscapes & seascapes,
  • The countryside, country life,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain
The Physical Object
FormatAudio CD
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7985262M
ISBN 100752885650
ISBN 109780752885650

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