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Published by (Wordsnare Publications) in (Nenagh) ((c/o Mrs N. Murphy, Tyrone, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary)) .
Written in English


  • Nenagh Castle -- History.

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Edition Notes

StatementD.F. Gleeson and H.G. Leask.
ContributionsLeask, Harold Graham.
LC ClassificationsDA987.N/
The Physical Object
Pagination(1),iii p.,p.247-270,(4)p. of plates :
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21672242M

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