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Published by Printed by Harvey, Darton, & Co. in London .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy ex libris (inscription): T. Browett.

ContributionsBrowett, T., former owner
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHT1162 .L6 1821
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], 48 p. ;
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24362941M
OCLC/WorldCa26450552

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