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Houses of Parliament

Fell, Bryan H Sir.

Houses of Parliament

an illustrated guide to the Palace of Westminster.

by Fell, Bryan H Sir.

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Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed. 1950.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13781264M

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This authoritative and fully illustrated book is the first to be devoted to the Houses of Parliament - also known as the Palace of Westminster - for over twenty years, offering new insight into Britain's most famous and celebrated symbol of jydrescueteam.com by: 6.

The Houses of Parliament is located entirely within the Palace of Westminster, in the City of Westminster on the western bank of the River Thames. We recommend using this Google map for directions to the palace from anywhere in London.

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