dictionary of English history

by Low, Sidney Sir

Publisher: Cassell and company, limited in London, New York [etc.]

Written in English
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Edition Notes

ContributionsPulling, F. S. 1854-1893, joint author.
LC ClassificationsDA34 .L9 1910
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 1109 (i. e. 1123), [1] p.
Number of Pages1123
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23387291M
LC Control Number10020189

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