The Second and Third Parts of the Vvorks of Mr. Abraham Cowley the Second Containing What Was Written and Published by Himself in His Younger Years

The Second and Third Parts of the Vvorks of Mr. Abraham Cowley the Second Containing What Was Written and Published by Himself in His Younger Years : Now Reprinted Together. (1700)

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  • Paperback | 386 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 20mm | 685g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240951590
  • 9781240951598