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Published by s.n.] in [Edinburgh? .
Written in English


  • Melville, Henry Dundas, Viscount, 1742-1811

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Edition Notes

ContributionsMiscellaneous Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsAC901 .M5 vol. 280, no. 6
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1246381M
LC Control Number94839850

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