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Pendennis

William Makepeace Thackeray

Pendennis

by William Makepeace Thackeray

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby William Makepeace Thackeray ; edited by Walter Jerrold ; with illustrations by Charles E. Brock.
SeriesHis prose works
ContributionsJerrold, Walter Copeland, 1865-1929.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR"5616"1901
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20434597M

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