The admiral"s niece, or, A tale of Nova Scotia by Heathcote, Edmund Mrs

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Published by T. Cautley Newby in London .

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Other titlesTale of Nova Scotia
Statementby Mrs. Edmund Heathcote
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 46770, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 46770
The Physical Object
Pagination3 microfiches (142 fr.).
Number of Pages142
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Open LibraryOL24629128M
ISBN 100665467702

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