Pendennis

by William Makepeace Thackeray

Publisher: Dent, Publisher: Dutton in London, New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Bibliography: v. 1, p. xi.

Statementintroduction by M. R. Ridley.
SeriesEveryman"s library -- no. 425-426
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14429723M
LC Control Number65098754

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