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Some problems of the Manchester merchant after the Napoleonic wars.

Arthur Redford

Some problems of the Manchester merchant after the Napoleonic wars.

by Arthur Redford

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Published by Heywood in Manchester, (etc.) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Read before Manchester Statistical Society, December 10th, 1930.

ContributionsManchester Statistical Society (Manchester, England)
The Physical Object
Paginationp.p. 53-87
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20154858M

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