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  • Chesterton, G. K. -- 1874-1936 -- Criticism and interpretation

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In New knowledge. -- Vol. 8, no. 12 ([1972?]).

Other titlesNew knowledge, v.8, no. 12.
Statement[by Christopher Hollis].
LC ClassificationsPR4453.C4Z7 N437 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationp. [1630]-162 :
Number of Pages1630
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15421706M

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