6 edition of British life a century ago found in the catalog.
|Other titles||Francis Frith"s British life a century ago|
|Contributions||Frith, Francis., Francis Frith Collection.|
|LC Classifications||DA533 .S33 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||133 p. :|
|Number of Pages||133|
|LC Control Number||2001430385|
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