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life of Benjamin Waugh

Rosa Waugh Hobhouse

life of Benjamin Waugh

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Published by T.F. Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Waugh, Benjamin, 1839-1908.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rosa Waugh, with an introduction by the Right Honourable the Lord Alverstone...and eight illustrations.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV247.W3 H6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination 319 p.
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6557120M
    LC Control Number13010532
    OCLC/WorldCa1488466

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