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Published by Whitby Literary and Philosophical Society in Whitby (Yorkshire) .
Written in English



  • Whitby (England)


  • Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 -- Family.,
  • Authors, English -- 19th century -- Family relationships.,
  • Whitby (England) -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsWhitby Literary and Philosophical Society.
LC ClassificationsPR4856 .D3
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5383861M
ISBN 100902074040
LC Control Number72478693

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