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The Victorian scene

Nicolas Bentley

The Victorian scene

a picture book of the period 1837-1901.

by Nicolas Bentley

  • 147 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by G. Weidenfeld & Nicolson; distributed by New York Graphic Society Ltd., Greenwich, Conn. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA533 .B5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination296 p.
      Number of Pages296
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5628846M
      LC Control Number68054314


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