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Her privates, we [by] Frederic Manning (Private 19022) Introd. by Edmund Blunden.

Frederic Manning

Her privates, we [by] Frederic Manning (Private 19022) Introd. by Edmund Blunden.

by Frederic Manning

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Published by P. Davies in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPrivate 19022
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6025 A49 H4 1964
    The Physical Object
    Pagination274p.
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18389547M

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