Famous ghosts and haunted places by Gordon J. Lynch

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Published by Rosen Pub. in New York .

Written in English

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  • Ghosts,
  • Haunted places

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

Book details

StatementGordon J. Lynch, Diane Canwell, Jonathan Sutherland
SeriesThe supernatural
ContributionsCanwell, Diane, Sutherland, Jonathan
LC ClassificationsBF1461 .L96 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25025233M
ISBN 109781448859856
LC Control Number2011032117

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