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Eminent English men & women in Paris

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Published by D. Nutt in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • France,
  • Paris.
    • Subjects:
    • British -- France -- Paris,
    • Great Britain -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Roger Boutet de Monvel; tr. by G. Herring.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsHerring, G., tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC715 .B65
      The Physical Object
      Pagination xiii, 515 p.
      Number of Pages515
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6555825M
      LC Control Number13006951
      OCLC/WorldCa1086978

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