Little Arthur"s history of England by Callcott, Maria Lady.

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Published by Murray .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Century ed. originally published 1936.

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Statementby Maria, Lady Callcott.
The Physical Object
Pagination326p.,ill.,18cm
Number of Pages326
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21739906M

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This highly popular children's history of England by the author and traveller Maria Callcott () was first published in two volumes in Written as a series of stories of heroism and patriotism as told to 'Little Arthur', the work is reissued here in a single by: 6.

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OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published in Publisher's advertisements, dated Februaryon [1], 16 p. at end of text. Six leaves of plates, incl. This book has been passed on to me this year This year I visited Wales for the first time and reading this book has given me a new outlook on the history of the Welsh.

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