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Published by S.P.C.K. in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Death -- Addresses, essays, lectures

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Gilbert Cope.
ContributionsCope, Gilbert, ed., University of Birmingham. Institute for the Study of Worship and Religious Architecture., University of Birmingham. Dept. of Extramural Studies.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBT825 .D93
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 119 p.
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5735310M
ISBN 100281023530
LC Control Number70573541
OCLC/WorldCa149593

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