Distinguished men of modern times.
|Main Creator:||Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain)|
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London : C. Knight, 1838.
Library of entertaining knowledge.
At head of title: Under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge.
"A republication of the memoirs in the Gallery of portraits, published under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge ...The lives of Catharine of Russia, of Madame de Stael, and of Mrs. Siddons, which appear in the Gallery of portraits, are here omitted." Notice, at end of v. 4.
Physical description: 4 v. : ill ; 17 cm.