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British museum for young people

Frances Epps

British museum for young people

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Published by A. & C. Black, ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British Museum.

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    Statementby Frances Epps; revised and edited by L. Edna Walter.
    ContributionsWalter, Lavinia Edna.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAM101.B87 E7 1932
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, [1], 224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6287079M
    LC Control Number33006828
    OCLC/WorldCa7851391

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