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Parisian portraits

by Grierson, Francis

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Published by John Lane in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Paris (France) -- Intellectual life

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Francis Grierson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC 705.A1 G84 1914
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p. :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24160812M

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