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The modern Englishman. A satire

The modern Englishman. A satire

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Published by printed for Daniel Farmer; and Jacob Robinson: and sold by T. Cooper; and J. Graham in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 3884, no. 06.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[2],18p.
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16994195M

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Cooper, at the Globe, in Pater-Noster-Row ; and J. Graham, under the Inner-Temple-Gate, opposite Chancery-Lane in Fleet.

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