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Dictionary of National Biography: 2nd Supplement

Sir Sidney Lee

Dictionary of National Biography: 2nd Supplement

1901-1911

by Sir Sidney Lee

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages2084
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Open LibraryOL7401740M
ISBN 100198652011
ISBN 109780198652014

Online version of the 27 volume original. Based on two classic reference works: Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York: Scribner's, ), and: New Dictionary of Scientific Biography (Detroit: Scribner's, Signed entries, include bibliographies.


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