Emmanuel Burden, merchantof Thames St. in the City of London, exporter of hardwre

a record of his lineage, speculations, last days, and death
  • 0.88 MB
  • English
AMS Press , New York
Statementby Hilaire Belloc ; with thirty-four ill. by G. K. Chesterton.
LC ClassificationsPR6003.E45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21375059M
ISBN 100404146422

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