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War letters to a wife France and Flanders, 1915-1919 by Rowland Charles Feilding

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Published by The Medici Society, ltd. in London .
Written in English


  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, English.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Rowland Feilding.
LC ClassificationsD640 .F355 1929a
The Physical Object
Pagination5 p. l., xiii-xiv p., 1 l., 382 p., 1 l.
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6743712M
LC Control Number30015128

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