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England yesterday & today in the works of the novelists, 1837 to 1938

England yesterday & today in the works of the novelists, 1837 to 1938

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Published by Batsford in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited and arranged by F. Alan Walbank.
ContributionsWalbank, F. Alan.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21250824M

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