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Dashwood the man and the myth by Eric Towers

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Published by Crucible in [England] .
Written in English



  • England,
  • Great Britain


  • Dashwood, Francis, Sir, 1708-1781.,
  • Legislators -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Men -- England -- Societies and clubs -- History -- 18th century.,
  • England -- Social life and customs -- 18th century.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 18th century.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementEric Towers.
LC ClassificationsDA483.L4 T68 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2432423M
ISBN 10085030427X
LC Control Number87122207

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