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The great world

Charles Greville

The great world

portraits and scenes from Greville"s memoirs, 1814-1860.

by Charles Greville

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited with an introd. by Louis Kronenberger.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination354 p.
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22906687M

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