comic history of Rome.

by Gilbert Abbott Г  Beckett

Publisher: Bradbury, Agnew, & Co. in [London]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 308 Downloads: 834
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  • Rome -- History -- Humor.

Edition Notes

Bound in marbled paper boards; maroon leather shelfback & corners; marbled-coated endpapers; top edges gilt.

StatementIllustrated by John Leech.
ContributionsLeech, John, 1817-1864.
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p¾. [v]-xii, [1]-308 p., 1¾.
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15201339M

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