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My Victorian girlhood

Stephen Leacock

My Victorian girlhood

Mémoires d"une jeune fille victorienne

by Stephen Leacock

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Published by M. J. Minard in Paris .
Written in English,


Edition Notes

English and French on opposite pages

Other titlesMémoires d"une jeune fille victorienne
StatementStephen Leacock. Présentation et traduction de Jean Gattégno; dessins de Raoul Mouillard
SeriesPasseport, 8
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6023.E15 M89 1964, PR9199.3.L367 M89 1964
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p.
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5934752M
LC Control Number65001264
OCLC/WorldCa10577067

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