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Thackeray"s letters to an American Family

William Makepeace Thackeray

Thackeray"s letters to an American Family

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Published by Smith, Elder & Co. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith an introduction byLucy W.Baxter an original drawings by Thackeray.
The Physical Object
Pagination193p. ;
Number of Pages193
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17082961M

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