Victor Hugo
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Victor Hugo his life and work by G. Barnett Smith

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Published by Ward and Downey in London .
Written in English


  • Hugo, Victor, -- 1802-1885.

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Edition Notes

With a portrait of Victor Hugo.

StatementG. Barnett Smith.
ContributionsHugo, Victor, 1802-1885.
The Physical Object
Pagination324p. ;
Number of Pages324
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16158605M

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