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oldest London bookshop a history of two hundred years by George Smith

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Published in London .
Written in English

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Statementby George Smith and Frank Benger. to which is appended a family correspondence of the eighteenth century.
ContributionsBenger, Frank.
The Physical Object
Pagination141p. :
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13900322M

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