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Dickens" Rochester

John P. Oliver

Dickens" Rochester

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Published by John Hallewell Publications in Rochester .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rochester (Kent, England),
  • England,
  • Rochester (Kent)
    • Subjects:
    • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Homes and haunts -- England -- Rochester (Kent),
    • Novelists, English -- Homes and haunts -- England -- Rochester (Kent),
    • Literary landmarks -- England -- Rochester (Kent),
    • Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography.,
    • Rochester (Kent, England) -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.,
    • Rochester (Kent, England) -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John Oliver.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR4584 .O4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination127 p. :
      Number of Pages127
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4198710M
      ISBN 100905540077
      LC Control Number80477652


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