London for ever : the sovereign city

its romance ; its reality
  • 336 Pages
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  • English
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Statementby Colonel Robert J. Blackham ... With a foreword by Colonel and Alderman the Right Honorable the Lord Wakefield of Hythe ...
LC ClassificationsDA677 .B6 1932
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 336 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6288879M
LC Control Number33011252

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