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Published in London : Weidenfeld and Nicolson, c1964 .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementintroduction by Sacheverell Sitwell.
LC ClassificationsMLCL 83/0381 (N)
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. : ill. ; 32 cm.
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4457152M
LC Control Number79120045

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