2 edition of Dictionary of biographical quotation of British and American subjects found in the catalog.
Dictionary of biographical quotation of British and American subjects
|Statement||edited by Justin Wintle and Richard Kenin.|
|Contributions||Wintle, Justin., Kenin, Richard.|
|LC Classifications||CT773 .D38 1978b|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 860 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||860|
|LC Control Number||78040577|
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