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The politicians, or, A state of things

John Murdock

The politicians, or, A state of things

a dramatic piece

by John Murdock

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Published by Printed for the author in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesThe politicians., A state of things.
Statementwritten by an American and a citizen of Philadelphia.
SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination37 p.
Number of Pages37
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17796214M
OCLC/WorldCa9539724

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