Kenneth Grahame 1859-1932 a study of his life, work and times by Peter Green

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Published by Murray in London .

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Statementby Peter Green.
ContributionsGrahame, Kenneth.
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Paginationxvi, 400p., 12p. of plates :
Number of Pages400
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Open LibraryOL20389532M

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