The Duke of Berwick
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The Duke of Berwick a nonsense rhyme by Lord Alfred Bruce Douglas

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Published by L. Smithers in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementby the Belgian Hare [pseud.] Illustrated by Tony Ludovici.
ContributionsLudovici, Anthony Mario, 1882- illus.
LC ClassificationsPR6007.O86 D8 1899
The Physical Object
Pagination42 p.
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6508500M
LC Control Number46039646

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