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Seven men and two others

Sir Max Beerbohm

Seven men and two others

by Sir Max Beerbohm

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Character sketches.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMax Beerbohm ; with an introd. by Lord David Cecil.
    SeriesThe World"s classics
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6003.E4 S46 1980
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 240 p. ;
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4426040M
    ISBN 100192815121
    LC Control Number79042711

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