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London in the nineteenth century 100 [sic.] illustrations of remarkable events - social - domestic ... caricatures - etc. from old prints ... 1800 to 1870 by F. Cornmman

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Written in English


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12 copies printed.

Statement[reproduced by F. Cornman]
The Physical Object
Pagination100 . in lithograph ;
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25936775M

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