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Metropolitan improvements, orLondon in the nineteenth century

Thomas H. Shepherd

Metropolitan improvements, orLondon in the nineteenth century

displayed in a series of views ... engraved ..by Mr. Thos H. Shepherd ... : with historical ... illustrations [i.e. text] by James Elmes ....

by Thomas H. Shepherd

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Published by Jones in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsElmes, James, 1782-1862.
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p.t.in box :
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21145284M

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