On the class of rude stone monuments which are commonly called in England cromlechs, and in France dolmens, and are here shown to have been the sepulchral chambers of once-eixsting mounds : prevailing errors on the subject refuted by a critical examination of the monuments referred to by the maintainers of these errors by W. C. Lukis

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  • Megalithic monuments.,
  • Dolmens.,
  • Sepulchral chapels.

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Statementby W.C. Lukis.
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Paginationiv, 32 p. ;
Number of Pages32
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Open LibraryOL23650903M
OCLC/WorldCa256006477

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