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A select collection of modern poems, moral and philosophical. By the most eminent hands

A select collection of modern poems, moral and philosophical. By the most eminent hands

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Published by printed for Robert Urie in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 2965, no. 04).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 2965, no. 04.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination207,[1]p.
Number of Pages207
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16996525M

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