Ruskin"s Sesame and lilies three lectures: 1. Of kings" treasuries, 2. Of queens" gardens, 3. The mystery of life by John Ruskin

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Published by American Book Company in New York .

Written in English

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  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Social problems,
  • Conduct of life,
  • Books and reading -- Great Britain,
  • Women

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 20

Book details

Other titlesSesame and lilies.
Statemented. by C. R. Rounds.
SeriesEclectic English classics
ContributionsRounds, Charles Ralph, 1877- ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5260 .A1 1916
The Physical Object
Pagination172 p.
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6586877M
LC Control Number16010334
OCLC/WorldCa3690106

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