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dictionary of British social history

Cowie, Leonard W.

dictionary of British social history

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Published by Bell in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- Dictionaries.,
    • Great Britain -- Social conditions -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 326.

      Statement[by] L. W. Cowie.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA110 .C75984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 326 p.
      Number of Pages326
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5471469M
      LC Control Number73174596

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