Leaves from a Greek village

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Published by [The author] in Dublin .

Written in English

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  • Reid, Beatrice -- Homes and haunts -- Greece -- Cephalonia Island.,
  • Cephalonia Island (Greece) -- Social life and customs.

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StatementBeatrice Reid.
ContributionsReid, Alec.
The Physical Object
Pagination90p. :
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17482091M
ISBN 100953289907

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