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Published by Scolar Press in Menston .
Written in English


  • Fiction in English.

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Edition Notes

Facsimile reprint of 1st ed., originally published under the name Domingo Gonsales. London, J.Kirton and T. Warren, 1638.

StatementFrancis Godwin.
The Physical Object
Pagination(10),127p.,plate :
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21545339M
ISBN 100854175865

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