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The Adulteress, or, Memoirs of characters now living in the fashionable world

The Adulteress, or, Memoirs of characters now living in the fashionable world

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Published by Printed at the Apollo Press by W. Duane & son in Washington .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesMemoirs of characters now living in the fashionable world
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 1722
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationiv, 152 p.
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15083191M

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