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The Scottish adventurers, or, The way to rise

Hector Macneill

The Scottish adventurers, or, The way to rise

an historical tale

by Hector Macneill

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Published by Printed for Benjamin Chapman in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesWay to rise.
Statementby Hector Macneill
SeriesEarly American Imprints, 1801-1819 -- no. 25923.
The Physical Object
Format[microform] :
Pagination2 v. in 1 ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25599267M
OCLC/WorldCa15460369

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