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A letter to Her Grace the Duchess of Devonshire. A new edition

Combe, William

A letter to Her Grace the Duchess of Devonshire. A new edition

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Published by printed for J. Sewell in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1271, no. 18.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination15,[1]p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16854465M


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