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London"s markets their origin and history by William John Passingham

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Published by S. Low, Marston & co., ltd. in London .
Written in English



  • London (England),
  • England,
  • London.


  • Markets -- England -- London.,
  • London (England) -- Commerce.

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Edition Notes

Statementby W. J. Passingham.
LC ClassificationsHF5474.G7 L68
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 302 p.
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6320639M
LC Control Number35009433

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