Men of letters of the British Isles

portrait medallions from life by Theodore Spicer-Simson

Publisher: W.E. Rudge in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Statementby Theodore Spicer-Simson ; with critical essays by Stuart P. Sherman ; and a preface by G.F. Hill.
ContributionsSherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957., William Edwin Rudge (Firm), Frederic W. Goudy Collection (Library of Congress), Pforzheimer Bruce Rogers Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsPR803 .S7
The Physical Object
Pagination133 p. :
Number of Pages133
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6663308M
LC Control Number24007836

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