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A Dictionary of quotations from English and American poets

based upon Bohn"s edition

by Ward, Anna Lydia

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Published by T. Y. Crowell in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementrev., corrected and enl., ... edited by Anna L. Ward
ContributionsBohn, Henry G. (Henry George), 1796-1884
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN6082 .B6 1883a
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 761 p. ;
Number of Pages761
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24638527M
LC Control Number10020227


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