Victorian and Edwardian country-house life from old photographs
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Published by Batsford in London .
Written in English


  • Country homes -- Great Britain -- History.,
  • Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.,
  • Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.

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Edition Notes

Statement(compiled by) Anthony J. Lambert.
ContributionsLambert, Anthony J. 1951-
LC ClassificationsDA533
The Physical Object
Paginationx,(110)p. :
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22639978M
ISBN 100713417374

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