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Robert Smith Surtees

Watson, Frederick

Robert Smith Surtees

a critical study

by Watson, Frederick

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Surtees, Robert Smith, 1805-1864.,
  • Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frederick Watson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5499.S4 Z86 1976
    The Physical Object
    Pagination291 p., [6] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4901563M
    ISBN 100848229533
    LC Control Number76046286

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