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Sometimes I buy a box of ephemera/old magazines, put it away on the shelf to be sorted, and when I ...
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1861 Beeton's Dictionary of Universal Information

1861 Beeton’s Dictionary of Universal Information

Beeton's was a publisher in the 1860s, and whilst most famous for the book about household management, they also published ...
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Geographical Fun being Humourous Outlines of Various Countries

Geographical Fun being Humourous Outlines of Various Countries

Published circa 1868 by Hodder & Stoughton, featuring twelve caricature maps of England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, France, Spain & Portugal, ...
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Religious Chromo-Lithographs from The Sunday at Home

Religious Chromo-Lithographs from The Sunday at Home

The Sunday at Home was a magazine published by The Religious Tract Society of London, during the mid to late ...
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