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suffragette movement an intimate account of persons andideals. by E. Sylvia Pankhurst

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Published by Kraus Reprint Co. in New York .
Written in English


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Originally published 1931 by Longmans, Green and Co.

The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 631p., 8 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages631
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19473458M

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