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John Thelwall a pioneer of democracy and social reform in England during the French revolution by Charles Cestre

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Published by S. Sonnenschein & co., lim, C. Scribner"s sons in London, New York .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Thelwall, John, 1764-1834,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1760-1820

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Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Cestre.
LC ClassificationsDA522.T5 C4
The Physical Object
Pagination204 p.
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6972304M
LC Control Number06025743

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