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A letter from Mons. de Voltaire to the author of The orphan of China

Voltaire

A letter from Mons. de Voltaire to the author of The orphan of China

by Voltaire

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Published by printed for I. Pottinger in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4025, no. 05.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],38,[4]p.
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16969888M

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