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Published by Scholarly Press in St. Clair Shores, Mich .
Written in English


  • Rossetti, Dante Gabriel, 1828-1882.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. vii-viii.

StatementLondon, Macmillan, 1906.
SeriesEnglish men of letters
LC ClassificationsPR5246 .B4 1970
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 238 p.
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4466073M
ISBN 100403005140
LC Control Number79131627

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