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Far from the madding war by Berners, Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson Baron

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Published by Constable in London .
Written in English


  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction

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Edition Notes

Statementby Lord Berners ... with three illustrations by the author.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.B45693 Far
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6424583M
LC Control Number41024400

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