Victorian days and a royal friendship
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Victorian days and a royal friendship by Emily Diana Maude Baird

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Published by Littlebury in Worcester .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementarranged by Diana Baird.
ContributionsBaird, Diana, ed., Helena Augusta Victoria, princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein, 1846-1923.
LC ClassificationsDA565 .B22
The Physical Object
Pagination141 p.
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6244426M
LC Control Number58004626

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