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Astrophel & Stella. Edited by Mona Wilson. by Sir Philip Sidney

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Published by Nonesuch Press in [London] .
Written in English

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ContributionsWilson, Mona, 1872-,
LC ClassificationsPR2342 A7 1931
The Physical Object
Number of Pages193
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18486132M

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