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Jane Ellen Harrison

Jessie Stewart

Jane Ellen Harrison

a portrait from letters

by Jessie Stewart

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Published by Merlin Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Harrison, Jane Ellen, -- 1850-1928.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jessie Stewart.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination216p.,ill.,23cm
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18869294M

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