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This other London

Rogers, John

This other London

adventures in the overlooked city

by Rogers, John

  • 119 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miscellanea,
  • Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJohn Rogers ; foreword by Russell Brand
    ContributionsBrand, Russell, 1975-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA684.25 .R64 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 306 pages
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27161726M
    ISBN 100007494270
    ISBN 109780007494279
    OCLC/WorldCa852805995

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