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Published by H. C. Carey & I. Lea [etc.], Collins & Hannay [etc.] in Philadelphia, and New York .
Written in English

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Edited by Alexander Chalmers.

StatementWith an essay on his life and genius, by Arthur Murphy.
ContributionsChalmers, Alexander, 1759-1834, ed., Murphy, Arthur, 1727-1805.
LC ClassificationsPR3521 .M7 1825
The Physical Object
Pagination6 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6992667M
LC Control Number08001041

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