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Three guineas by Virginia Woolf

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Published by The Hogarth Press in London .
Written in English


  • War,
  • Peace

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Edition Notes

StatementVirginia Woolf ; introduction by Hermione Lee.
ContributionsLee, Hermione., Fisher, Jeff, 1952-
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, [5]-205 p., [4] p. of plates :
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21105529M
ISBN 100701209496

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