Parliament, its history, constitution, and practice
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Published by Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Great Britain. -- Parliament

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Edition Notes

StatementSir Courtenay Ilbert ; revised by Sir Cecil Carr.
SeriesThe Home university library of modern knowledge ; 1
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 230 p. ;
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16320906M

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