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English life in the nineteenth century

George Arthur Sambrook

English life in the nineteenth century

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Published by Macmillan and Co., Limited in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementselected and edited by G.A. Sambrook, M.A.
      SeriesThe Scholar"s library
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA533 .S35
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 268, [1] p.
      Number of Pages268
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL184736M
      LC Control Numbera 43001258
      OCLC/WorldCa35279409


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