Open letter of an optimist by Hugh Walpole

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Published by Macmillan & Co. Ltd. in London .

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  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.


  • National characteristics, English.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Social conditions.

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Statementby Hugh Walpole.
SeriesMacmillan war pamphlets,, no. 9
LC ClassificationsDA566.3 .W3
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p.
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6420992M
LC Control Number41016295

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