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Observations on the customs and manners of the French nation

Philip Thicknesse

Observations on the customs and manners of the French nation

in a series of letters, in which that nation is vindicated from the misrepresentations of some late writers, by Philip Thicknesse, Esq;.

by Philip Thicknesse

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Published by printed for Robert Davis; G. Kearsley; and N. Young in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1893, no. 02.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],115,[1]p.
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17026018M

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