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King George V

Harold Nicolson

King George V

his life and reign

by Harold Nicolson

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Published by Constable in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Index p539-568.

Statementby Harold Nicolson.
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii,568p. :
Number of Pages568
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22247715M
ISBN 100094657203

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