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Published by Faber & Faber in London .
Written in English


  • Herbert, George, -- 1593-1633.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementRosemond Tuve.
The Physical Object
Pagination215 p., [10] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14172081M

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