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Published by Doubleday, Doran & company, inc. in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


  • George V, King of Great Britain, 1865-1936.,
  • Fortune.

Book details:

Edition Notes

First edition.

Statementby the editors of "Fortune".
LC ClassificationsDA573 .K53
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. 1., 71p.
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6335065M
LC Control Number36007517

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