Letters written in France in the Summer 1790, to a friend in England; containing, various anecdotes relative to the French revolution; and memoirs of Mons. and Madame du F----. By Helen Maria Williams. by Helen Maria Williams

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 5515, no. 7.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],223,[1]p.
Number of Pages223
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Open LibraryOL17035046M

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