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They startled grandfather gay ladies and merry mashers of Victorian times. by Wilfred Herbert Holden

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Published by British Technical and General Press in London .
Written in English



  • London (England)


  • London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsDA683 .H6
The Physical Object
Pagination166 p.
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6098715M
LC Control Number51022936

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