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Imitations of celebrated authors

P. G. Patmore

Imitations of celebrated authors

by P. G. Patmore

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Published by H. Colburn in London .
Written in English

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  • Parodies. [from old catalog]

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5145.P3 I5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p.l., [3]-353 p.
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25461233M
    LC Control Number27023214

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