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Peacock: his circle and his age.

Howard Mills

Peacock: his circle and his age.

by Howard Mills

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Published by Cambridge U.P. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Peacock, Thomas Love, 1785-1866 -- Friends and associates,
  • Authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 241-254.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5163 .M5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 257 p.
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5614973M
    ISBN 10052107262X
    LC Control Number68023183

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