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The impregnable city

Sir Max Pemberton

The impregnable city

a romance

by Sir Max Pemberton

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Published by Dodd, Mead & Company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Max Pemberton.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.P369 Im, PR6031.E4 Im
The Physical Object
Paginationiv p., 1 l., 416 p.
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6990392M
LC Control Number07036380
OCLC/WorldCa6775850

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He was educated at St Albans School, Merchant Taylors' School, and Caius College, Cambridge. A clubman, journalist and dandy (Lord Northcliffe admired his 'fancy vests'), he frequented both Fleet Street and The Savage Club.

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