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Three eighteenth century romances.

Harrison Ross Steeves

Three eighteenth century romances.

by Harrison Ross Steeves

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English fiction -- 18th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWith an introd. by Harrison R. Steeves.
    SeriesThe Scribner library emblem editions
    ContributionsWalpole, Horace, 1717-1797., Beckford, William, 1760-1844., Radcliffe, Ann (Ward) 1764-1823.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ1 .S815Th5, PR1297 .S815Th5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 585 p.
    Number of Pages585
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4737972M
    ISBN 100684124793
    LC Control Number78031092

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