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Memoirs of ****

George Psalmanazar

Memoirs of ****

Commonly known by the name of George Psalmanazar; a reputed native of Formosa. Written by himself in order to be published after his death. ...

by George Psalmanazar

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Published by printed for P. Wilson, J. Exshaw, E. Watts, S. Cotter, J. Potts, and J. Williams in Dublin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4181, no. 02.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[2],ii,234p.
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16935811M

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