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comic history of Rome

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Published by Bradbury, Agnew & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rome -- History. -- Humor.

  • Edition Notes

    Illustrated t.-p.

    Statementby Gilbert A[bbott] À Beckett. Illustrated by John Leech.
    GenreHumor.
    ContributionsLeech, John, 1817-1864 ill.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 418 p.
    Number of Pages418
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17964401M

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