Members of the Long Parliament
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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain


  • Great Britain. Parliament -- History -- 17th century.,
  • Legislators -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1642-1660.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 195-199.

Statement[by] D. Brunton and D.H. Pennington. Introd. by R.H. Tawney.
ContributionsPennington, D. H. joint author.
LC ClassificationsDA405 .B88
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 256 p.
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL206601M
LC Control Numbera 54003394

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