In the footsteps of Queen Victoria =

Wege zum Viktorianischen Zeitalter

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  • Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901.,
  • English literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Great Britain -- Civilization -- 19th century.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901.

Edition Notes

Other titlesWege zum Viktorianischen Zeitalter
Statementherausgegeben von Christa Jansohn.
SeriesStudien zur englischen Literatur ;, Bd. 15, Studien zur englischen Literatur (Münster in Westfalen, Germany) ;, Bd. 15.
ContributionsJansohn, Christa.
LC ClassificationsDA533 .I5 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 342 p. :
Number of Pages342
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3753484M
ISBN 103825858847
LC Control Number2003445791

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