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Campanology in Ireland a study of bells, bell-founding, inscriptions, and bell-ringing by Fred E. Dukes

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Published by Samton Ltd. in association with the Royal Dublin Society in Blackrock, Co. Dublin .
Written in English



  • Ireland


  • Bells -- Ireland -- History.,
  • Bell founding -- Ireland -- History.,
  • Change ringing -- Ireland -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementFred E. Dukes.
LC ClassificationsCC219.4 .D85 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL843635M
ISBN 10189870600X
LC Control Number95121500

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