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One hundred books famous in English literature

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One hundred books famous in English literature

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Published by The Grolier Club in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Best books -- Great Britain.,
    • English literature -- History and criticism.,
    • Title pages.,
    • English literature -- First editions -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementwith facsimiles of the title-pages and an introduction by George E. Woodberry.
      GenreBibliography.
      ContributionsWoodberry, George Edward, 1855-1930.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ2014.F5 G8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationlii, 200, [2] p. incl. facsim.
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6921564M
      LC Control Number02026341
      OCLC/WorldCa4690507

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