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A Victorian historian
William Edward Hartpole Lecky
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|Statement||edited with an introduction and notes by H. Montgomery Hyde.|
|Contributions||Hyde, H. Montgomery 1907- ed.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination|| p. :|
|Number of Pages||91|
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