Garrick Club, 1831-1964
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Garrick Club, 1831-1964

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Published by The Club in London .
Written in English


  • Garrick Club

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-155) and index.

Statementby Guy Boas.
LC ClassificationsPN2575.G3 B6
The Physical Object
Pagination160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20681095M

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