Stories for the smoking room humorous and grotesque.

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Published by F.V. White & Co. in London .

Written in English

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  • English wit and humor

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Other titlesHumoresques for the smoking-room
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Pagination347 p. ;
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23026668M

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