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world for a shilling

Michael Leapman

world for a shilling

the story of the Great Exhibition of 1851

by Michael Leapman

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Published by Review in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrialization -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 19th century.,
  • Great Britain -- Civilization -- 19th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHow the Great Exhibition of 1851 shaped a nation.
    StatementMichael Leapman.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination308 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22624577M
    ISBN 100747266484

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