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The humour of Spain

The humour of Spain

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Published by Sidney Kiek in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spanish wit and humor.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected, with an introduction and notes, by Susette M. Taylor ; illustrations by H.R. Millar.
    SeriesHumour series
    ContributionsTaylor, Susette M., Millar, H. R., ill.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 362 p. :
    Number of Pages362
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23088471M

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