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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Vestris, Lucia Elizabeth Bartolozzi, 1797-1856

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 217-[221]

Statement[by] William W. Appleton.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2598.V5 A7
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 230 p.
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5417964M
ISBN 100231037945
LC Control Number73010259

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