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John Locke, a biography. by Maurice William Cranston

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Published by Longmans in [London] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Locke, John, 1632-1704.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliographical footnotes.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsB1297 .C7 1957
The Physical Object
Pagination496 p.
Number of Pages496
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6218991M
LC Control Number57002958
OCLC/WorldCa371386

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