poems and fables. by Robert Henryson

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Published by Oliver and Boyd, Barnes & Noble in Edinburgh, New York .

Written in English

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  • Wood, H. Harvey -- 1903-

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StatementEdited from the earliest mss. and printed texts by H. Harvey Wood.
The Physical Object
Paginationxlvii, 304 p.
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13534185M

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