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A Victorian wanderer

Bernard Bergonzi

A Victorian wanderer

the life of Thomas Arnold the Younger

by Bernard Bergonzi

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arnold, Thomas, -- 1823-1900,
  • Scholars -- England -- Biography,
  • England -- Intellectual life -- 19th century

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography

    StatementBernard Bergonzi
    GenreBiography
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18141747M
    ISBN 100199257418

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