The south downs. A poem

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Published by printed for H. D. Symonds; J. Gregory, Brighton; and W. Symonds, Lewes in London .

Written in English

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Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 5164, no. 4).

Book details

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 5164, no. 4.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[6],73,[1]p.
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16951737M

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