The ladies library

... Written by a lady. Published by Mr. Steele.
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printed for Jacob Tonson , London
SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1908, no. 06.
ContributionsSteele, Richard, Sir, 1672-1729
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination3v.,plates
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17020266M

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