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Towards democracy.

Carpenter, Edward

Towards democracy.

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Published by Norwood editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1917 printing of the complete ed. published by Allen and Unwin, London.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4451 .T6 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 519 p. :
Number of Pages519
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4722059M
ISBN 100848235177
LC Control Number78009359
OCLC/WorldCa3913034

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