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Memoirs of literature

Memoirs of literature

Containing a large account of many valuable books, letters and dissertations upon several subjects, miscellaneous observations, etc.

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Published by Sold by R. Knaplock in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Issued by Michel de La Roche, The 1st ed. as a periodical.

ContributionsLa Roche, Michel de, fl. 1710-1713.
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1-3, 5, 7-8>
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20228363M

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