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Romance of London"s underground

W. J. Passingham

Romance of London"s underground

by W. J. Passingham

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Published by B. Blom in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Subways -- England -- London.,
  • Street-railroads -- London.,
  • Motor bus lines -- England -- London.,
  • London -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1932 edition.

    Statementby W. J. Passingham.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF764.L6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 243 p. :
    Number of Pages243
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19457781M

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