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Letters to a young lady on a course of English poetry

John Aikin

Letters to a young lady on a course of English poetry

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Published by J. Johnson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Books and reading,
  • History and criticism,
  • English poetry

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR501 .A6 1807
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p.l., [v]-x, 297 p.
    Number of Pages297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25466247M
    LC Control Number44020166

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