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Literary memoirs of living authors of Great Britain

David Rivers

Literary memoirs of living authors of Great Britain

arranged according to an alphabetical catalogue of their names : and including a list of their works with occasional opinions upon their literary character : in two volumes.

by David Rivers

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Published by Printed for R. Faulder ... sold also by T. Egerton ... and W. Richardson ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- Bio-bibliography,
  • Great Britain -- Bio-bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Victoria Library copy has some marginalia in ms.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ2010 R62 1798A
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21494078M

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