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Published by Chapman & Dodd in London .
Written in English


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Statementby William Beckford of Fonthill; translated from the original French by Sir Frank T. Marzials, C.B.; ornamented by Martin Travers
SeriesThe Abbey Classics -- III
The Physical Object
Pagination226 [1] p.
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14636240M

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