in [London .
Written in English
|Statement||Issued by the Cuban committee in London.|
|Contributions||Merchan, Rafael Maria, 1844-1905.|
|LC Classifications||F1786 .C96|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||109|
|LC Control Number||04014743|
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