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Published by Museum P. in London .
Written in English



  • England.


  • Narrative painting, Victorian -- England,
  • Genre painting, English -- 19th century

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 159.

LC ClassificationsND467 .L54
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p.
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6011203M
LC Control Number66066143

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