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Published by J. MacLehose and Sons in Glasgow .
Written in English



  • Lake District (England)


  • Ruskin, John, 1819-1900 -- Homes and haunts -- England -- Lake District,
  • Lake District (England) -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Statementby the Rev. H. D. Rawnsley.
LC ClassificationsPR5263 .R3
The Physical Object
Paginationx p., 1 l., 243, [1]p.
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6914426M
LC Control Number02007403

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