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Published by Frank Cass in London .
Written in English


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This 2nd ed. originally published as Our coal and our coal-pits; the people in them, and the scenes around them by a traveller underground, Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1856.

StatementJ.R. Leifchild.
SeriesCass library of industrial classics -- no.23
The Physical Object
Pagination243p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18152095M

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