The laughing philosopher"s legacy to dull mortals
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Published by printed for C. Sheppard in London .
Written in English

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 7899, no. 18.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16808611M

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