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Literary women

Literary women

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Published by The Unit in [London] .
Written in English


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Statement(historical research and design by Esther Whant).
SeriesDiscover Islington
ContributionsWhant, Esther., Islington (England). Economic Development Unit.
The Physical Object
Paginationsingle sheetfolded :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19730024M


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