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The feminiad, a poem, (1754)

John Duncombe

The feminiad, a poem, (1754)

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Published by William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, University of California in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women authors -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJohn Duncombe ; introduction by Jocelyn Harris.
    SeriesPublication / Augustan Reprint Society ;, no. 207, Publication (Augustan Reprint Society) ;, no. 207.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3429.D6 F4 1981
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 31 p. ;
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3925050M
    LC Control Number81622780

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