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London and the Great Fire

John E. N. Hearsey

London and the Great Fire

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Published by J. Murray in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • London (England)
    • Subjects:
    • Great Fire, London, England, 1666,
    • London (England) -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 200.

      Statement[by] John E.N. Hearsey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA681 .H4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination207 p.
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5999704M
      LC Control Number66035119
      OCLC/WorldCa919572


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