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Published by S. Sonnenschein & Co., Ltd. in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Socialism,
  • Utopias

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Eugene Richter. Authorised translation by Henry Wright, with an introdution by T. Mackay.
ContributionsWright, Henry, translator.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHX276 .R56
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 134 p.
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7002686M
LC Control Number08034174
OCLC/WorldCa3214267

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