Chelsea Hospital and its traditions by G. R Gleig

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Published by R. Bentley in London .

Written in English

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  • Royal Hospital (Chelsea, England).,
  • Hospitals -- History -- England.

Edition Notes

Spine title: Traditions of Chelsea College.

Book details

Other titlesTraditions of Chelsea College.
Statementby the author of "The Country Curate," "The Subaltern," "The Chronicles of Waltham".
SeriesBentley"s standard library of popular modern literature
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 465 p. :
Number of Pages465
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16706169M

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gleig, G. (George Robert), Chelsea Hospital and its traditions. London: R. Bentley,   Excerpt from Chelsea Hospital, and Its Traditions, Vol. 1 of 3 Last of all, and most of all, my obligations to John Fasson, Esq.

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