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The Asylum of literature

The Asylum of literature

containing a selection of several historical, political, and moral pieces on various interesting subjects

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Published by [s.n.] in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby authors of merit and taste.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 5738.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[3] p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17712772M

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