Things men die for

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Published by G. P. Putnam"s sons in New York, London .

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Statementby "C"; with six illustrations by Van Werveke.
Contributions"C."
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LC ClassificationsPS3500.C3 T5
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 175 p. incl. col. plates.
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6703214M
LC Control Number27014004

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