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Robert Louis Stevenson a life study in criticism by H. Bellyse Baildon

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894.

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Edition Notes

Statementby H. Bellyse Baildon. With two portraits.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5496 .B2
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 244 p.
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6921574M
LC Control Number02026361
OCLC/WorldCa304183

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