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Victorian prelude

Maurice James Quinlan

Victorian prelude

a history of English manners, 1700-1830

by Maurice James Quinlan

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Published by Archon Books in Hamden, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 18th century.,
    • Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- 1800-1837.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [281]-284.

      Statementby Maurice J. Quinlan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA533 .Q5 1965
      The Physical Object
      Pagination301 p.
      Number of Pages301
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5945847M
      LC Control Number65017408
      OCLC/WorldCa400037

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