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Life of Agnes Strickland

by Jane Margaret Strickland

Condition: Good


William Blackwood, 1887. Original red cloth with gilt titling, cloth marked, spine ends frayed, 392pp, bookplate to front pastedown. Both Agnes and her sister authored voluminous works on the lives of the Queens of England and Scotland.. Cloth. Good. 8vo.


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