Anecdotes, Observations And Characters, Of Books And Men Collected From The Conversation Of Mr. Pope And Other Eminent Persons Of His Time

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ContributionsSamuel Weller Singer (Contributor), Joseph Spence (Editor)
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FormatHardcover
Number of Pages426
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Open LibraryOL10520251M
ISBN 100548178542
ISBN 109780548178546
OCLC/WorldCa172977320

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