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Published by J.C. Winston in Toronto .
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Subjects:

  • Windsor, Edward, -- Duke of, -- 1894-1972,
  • George -- VI, -- King of Great Britain, -- 1895-1952

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Captain Eric Acland and E.H. Bartlett.
ContributionsBartlett, Ernest Henry, 1903-,
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA573 A62 1937
The Physical Object
Pagination408p.
Number of Pages408
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17172166M

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