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Sketches in nineteenth century biography

Feiling, Keith Grahame Sir

Sketches in nineteenth century biography

by Feiling, Keith Grahame Sir

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Published by Longmans, Green in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Keith Feiling.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT782 F4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 181 p.
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14212814M

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