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Books fatal to their authors

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Published by A. C. Armstrong and Son in New York .
Written in English

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  • Prohibited books.

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    Statementby P. H. Ditchfield.
    SeriesThe Book-lover"s library, Book-lover"s library
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 244 p. ;
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22862188M

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