Queen and people.

by Great Britain. Central Office of Information.

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  • Elizabeth -- II, -- Queen of Great Britain, -- 1926-,
  • Monarchy -- Great Britain.

Edition Notes

StatementText by Dermot Morrah.
ContributionsMorrah, Dermot, 1896-
LC ClassificationsJN331 A57
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p.
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14714802M

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