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The fire of London

Rupert Matthews

The fire of London

by Rupert Matthews

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Published by Wayland in Hove .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • London -- Fire, 1666.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementillustrated by Richard Scollins.
    SeriesGreat disasters, Great disasters
    ContributionsScollins, Richard.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA681
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18953219M
    ISBN 101852101679
    OCLC/WorldCa59890809

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