Description of a view of the battle of Waterloo ... June, 1815
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Description of a view of the battle of Waterloo ... June, 1815 Now exhibiting at the Panorama,Leicester Square. by Robert Burford

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Published by printed by Brettell in London .
Written in English


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Based on material collected for Barker"s panorama 1816.

ContributionsBarker, Henry Aston, 1774-1856.
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. :
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19416505M

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