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Robert Smith Surtees

Watson, Frederick

Robert Smith Surtees

a critical study.

by Watson, Frederick

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Surtees, Robert Smith, 1805-1864.,
  • Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5499.S4 Z86 1974
    The Physical Object
    Pagination291 p.
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5052782M
    ISBN 100841495459
    LC Control Number74014566


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