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The cartoon history of Britain.

Michael Wynn Jones

The cartoon history of Britain.

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • English wit and humor, Pictorial,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Caricatures and cartoons

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [5]

      StatementWith foreword by Michael Cummings.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNC1470 .W9 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination287 p.
      Number of Pages287
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5302744M
      LC Control Number72084879


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