The lady"s advice to fair maidens
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Published in [London? .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 5378, no. 83.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 sheet
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16885768M

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