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Great men and famous women

a series of pen and pencil sketches of the lives of more than 200 of the most prominent personages in history ...

by Charles F. Horne

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Published by Selmar Hess in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography

  • About the Edition

    Vol 4

    Edition Notes

    StatementEd. by Charles F. Horne ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT104 .H6
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Pagination4 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7047963M
    LC Control Number13024282
    OCLC/WorldCa552546

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