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Pastorals in prose. Or, moral tales, for the amusement of youth

Pastorals in prose. Or, moral tales, for the amusement of youth

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Published by printed and sold by John Marshall in London .
Written in English

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 9765, no. 10.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18376170M

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