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reader"s guide to Everyman"s Library

R. Farquharson Sharp

reader"s guide to Everyman"s Library

being a catalogue of the first 888 volumes

by R. Farquharson Sharp

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Published by J. M. Dent & Sons, E. P. Dutton & Co. in London, Tornoto, New York .
Written in English

  • Everyman.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementR. Farquharson Sharp (sometime Keeper of printed books at the British Museum, London) ; With an essay by Ernest Rhys.
    ContributionsDutton, E. P., J. M. Dent & Sons.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationlxiv, 255p. ;
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22452082M

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