Nicolas Nickleby
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Published by Chapman and Hall in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementtaken from the popular work of that name by Boz ; [adapted] by Edward Stirling.
SeriesEnglish and American drama of the nineteenth century
ContributionsDickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17808407M

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