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Roxana

Daniel Defoe

Roxana

or, the fortunate mistress. Being a history of the life and vast variety of fortunes of Mademoiselle de Beleau.

by Daniel Defoe

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Published by printed for H. Slater. F. Noble. J. Rowlands, T. Wright. J. Duncan in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 7236, no. 16.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination346p.,plate
Number of Pages346
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16813761M

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