Fatigues of a great man

or, The plague of serving one"s country : a satyre.
  • 14 Pages
  • 4.39 MB
  • English

Printed for A. Dodd ..., and sold by the booksellers of London and Westminster , London [i.e. Edinburgh]
Other titlesPlague of serving one"s country
The Physical Object
Pagination14 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14949355M

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