Dictionary of National Biography: Errata

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Sir Sidney Lee
Macmillan, 1904 - Great Britain - 299 pages
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Published to correct the original Dictionary of national biography published in 63 vols., 1885-1900, and the Supplement published in 3 vols., 1901.

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