A history of Harrogate & Knaresborough
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A history of Harrogate & Knaresborough by Bernard Jennings

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Published by The Advertiser Press Ltd. in Huddersfield (Yorkshire) .
Written in English



  • Harrogate (England),
  • Knaresborough (England)


  • Harrogate (England) -- History.,
  • Knaresborough (England) -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementwritten by the Harrogate W.E.A. Local History Group; foreword by Professor Asa Briggs.
ContributionsHarrogate W.E.A. Local History Group.
LC ClassificationsDA690.H32 J45
The Physical Object
Pagination3-492 p.
Number of Pages492
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5010279M
ISBN 100900028041
LC Control Number76536202

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