2 edition of growth of modern England found in the catalog.
growth of modern England
|Statement||by Gilbert Slater ; with a preface to the second edition by Vera Anstey.|
|Contributions||Anstey, Vera, b. 1889.|
|LC Classifications||HC255 .S53 1939|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, , 642 p.|
|Number of Pages||642|
|LC Control Number||39022863|
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