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Published by Published for the Anglo-Norman Text Society by Basil Blackwell in Oxford .
Written in English

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Statementby Clemence of Barking. Edited by William Macbain.
SeriesAnglo-Norman texts -- 18., Anglo-Norman texts -- no. 18.
ContributionsClemence of Barking, 12th cent., MacBain, William.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 98 p.
Number of Pages98
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16629799M

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