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Fashionable levities, a comedy

Leonard MacNally

Fashionable levities, a comedy

in five acts. By Leonard Macnally, Esq.

by Leonard MacNally

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Published by printed by William Porter, for the Company of Booksellers in Dublin .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[8],74,[2]p.
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20702049M

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