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Published by Curzon Press in Richmond .
Written in English


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Reprint of the 1935 edition.

StatementSir Charles Eliot ; with a memoir of theauthor by Sir Harold Parlett ; edited and completed by G.B. Sansom.
ContributionsSansom, G. B.
The Physical Object
Pagination449p. ;
Number of Pages449
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21629168M
ISBN 100700702636

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