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The knights of Borsellen, etc.

William Makepeace Thackeray

The knights of Borsellen, etc.

by William Makepeace Thackeray

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

The edition is limited to four hundred and ninety-one registered and numbered copies, of which this is number 449.

Statementby William Makepeace Thackeray, with illustrations by the author and portraits.
SeriesHinman collection, Works of William Makepeace Thackeray -- v. 25
The Physical Object
Paginationxlvi, 474 p. :
Number of Pages474
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22291995M

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