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Wieland or, The transformation, together with Memoirs of Carwin the biloquist, a fragment. Edited with an introd. by Fred Lewis Pattee. by Charles Brockden Brown

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Published by Hafner Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

SeriesHafner history of classics, no. 17
ContributionsPattee, Fred Lewis, 1863-1950.
LC ClassificationsPS1134 W5 1964
The Physical Object
Number of Pages351
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20062653M

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