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Dictionary of international biography

Dictionary of international biography

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Published by Dictionary of International Biography in London .
Written in English

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  • Directories.,
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Dedicated to H.S.H. the Prince of Monaco, Rainier III.

    Statementcompiled by Geoffrey Handley-Taylor.
    ContributionsHandley-Taylor, Geoffrey.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination299p. :
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22334485M

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    OCLC Number: Notes: Vol. originally published , in 66 volumes; first issued in a 22 vol. corrected edition in ; reprinted in and again in with minor changes in indexes and new composite lists of contributors. Looking for online definition of biography or what biography stands for? biography is listed in the World's largest and most authoritative dictionary database of abbreviations and acronyms The Free Dictionary.

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