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The selected letters of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

Montagu, Mary Wortley Lady

The selected letters of Lady Mary Wortley Montagu

by Montagu, Mary Wortley Lady

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wortley Montagu, Mary, -- Lady, -- 1689-1762.,
  • Travelers -- Great Britain -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Robert Halsband.
    SeriesLives and letters
    ContributionsHalsband, Robert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG246.W6/
    The Physical Object
    Pagination310p. ;
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22282726M
    ISBN 100140570268

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