Eighteenth-century British books

an author union catalogue : extracted from the British Museum General Catalogue of Printed Books, the Catalogue of the Bodleian Library, and of the University Library, Cambridge

Publisher: Dawson [for] Project for Historical Biobibliography, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne in Folkestone, Kent, England

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      Statementby F.J.G. Robinson ... [et al.].
      ContributionsRobinson, F. J. G., British Museum. Dept. of Printed Books., Bodleian Library., Cambridge University Library., University of Newcastle upon Tyne. Project for Historical Biobibliography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1016 .E36 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <1-5 > ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3111427M
      ISBN 100712910239
      LC Control Number82219404

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