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John Galsworthy a biography by Catherine Dupre

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Galsworthy, John, -- 1867-1933 -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Catherine Dupré.
GenreBiography.
The Physical Object
Pagination315 p., [3] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages315
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16216103M

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