incomparable Siddons by Florence Mary Wilson Parsons

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Published by Methuen in London .

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  • Siddons, Sarah, 1755-1831

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Statementby Mrs. Clement Parsons... With twenty illustrations.
SeriesEighteenth-century sources for the study of English literature -- roll 123
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2598.S5 P3
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 298 p.
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23401149M
LC Control Number10035142

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