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Published by R. Bentley in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Great Britain -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Statementby John Timbs.
GenreBiography.
The Physical Object
Pagination4 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23277048M
OCLC/WorldCa50323499

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