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John Ruskin.

Quennell, Peter

John Ruskin.

by Quennell, Peter

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Published by Published for the British Council and the National Book League by Longmans, Green in London, New York .
Written in English

  • Ruskin, John, -- 1819-1900,
  • Authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography,
  • Critics -- Great Britain -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 31-36.

    SeriesBibliographical series of supplements to British book news on writers and their work -- no. 76., Writers and their work -- no. 76.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36 p.
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17745856M

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