Nightmare abbey

by Thomas Love Peacock

Publisher: H. Milford in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 232 Downloads: 414
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Edition Notes

Statementby T.L. Peacock. Reprinted from the edition of 1818.
ContributionsGarnett, Richard, 1835-1906, ed., Jones, C. E.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5162 .N5 1923
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., vii-viii p., 2 l., 232 p., 1 l. incl. facsims.
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6664755M
LC Control Number24011364
OCLC/WorldCa1053317

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