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William Morris and his circle a lecture delivered in the examination schools, Oxford, at the summer meeting of the University extension delegacy, on April 6, 1907 by J. W. Mackail

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Published by The Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Morris, William, 1834-1896.,
  • University of Oxford -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby J.W. Mackail.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5083 .M3
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6527685M
LC Control Number11002709
OCLC/WorldCa304374

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