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Dandies and men of letters

by Leon H. Vincent

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Published by Houghton Mifflin company in Boston, and New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dandies,
  • Authors, English -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Leon H. Vincent.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT782 .V5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination313 p.
    Number of Pages313
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6561287M
    LC Control Number13022103
    OCLC/WorldCa587591

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