Notes and Queries (Google eBook)

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Oxford University Press, 1867 - Questions and answers
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"Notes and Queries", by William John Thomas, et al, 1850. "Now it would appear that the medical profession is to have the invention of that ques-tionable ... wiki/ Cocktail

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through Punjab Notes and Queries, ‘devoted to the systematic .... the monthly periodical Notes and Queries in England. With the ... issues/ JGMFIssue4.pdf

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William John Thomas, (John) Doran, Henry Frederick Turle, Joseph Knight, Vernon Horace Rendall, Florence Hayllar (1850) Notes and Queries: Umbrellas. ... ~kysor/

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PRÉFACE Introduction à The Old Law, La loi des anciens<a href="#1 ...
King James I », Notes and Queries. 202 (1957): 526-34. ... Middleton and Rowley’s A Fair Quarrel », Notes and Queries 27 (1980),. 154-155. ... ee/ file/ num_11/ ee_11_preface.pdf

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