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compleat woman. by Jacques Du Bosc

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Published by Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, Da Capo Press in Amsterdam, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Women.

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesThe English experience, its record in early printed books published in facsimile,, no. 12
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1201 .D7613 1639a
The Physical Object
Pagination66, 87 p.
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5629154M
LC Control Number68054642

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