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Published by Seeley and Co., Macmillan Co. in London, New York .
Written in English


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Statementby Cyril Davenport
SeriesThe Portfolio monographs -- no. 30., Portfolio (Seeley and Co. : 1894) -- no. 30.
The Physical Object
Pagination95 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26430990M

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