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Published by Columbia University press in New York .
Written in English


  • Tooke, John Horne, 1736-1812

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Edition Notes

Statementby Minnie Clare Yarborough ...
SeriesColumbia University studies in English and comparative literature.
LC ClassificationsDA506.T6 Y4 1926a
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 252 p., 1 l.
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6698324M
LC Control Number27002542

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