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Round about a pound a week by Reeves, Pember Mrs.

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Published by ISIS Large Print in Oxford .
Written in English

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Originally published in Great Britain, G. Bell & Sons, 1913.

StatementMaud Pember Reeves ; introduction by Sally Alexander.
The Physical Object
Pagination207p. ;
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21963096M
ISBN 101856950301

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