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thousand and one gems of English poetry

Charles Mackay

thousand and one gems of English poetry

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Published by George Routledge and Sons. in London .
Written in English


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Statementselected and arranged by Charles Mackay, LL.D. editor of "Gems of English prose".
The Physical Object
Pagination602p. :
Number of Pages602
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17259135M

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