Seven Portuguese Letters Being a Second Part to the Five Love-Letters from a Nun to a Cavalier, One of the Most Passionate [P]ieces That Possibly Ever Has Been Extant. (1681)

Seven Portuguese Letters Being a Second Part to the Five Love-Letters from a Nun to a Cavalier, One of the Most Passionate [P]ieces That Possibly Ever Has Been Extant. (1681)

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  • Paperback | 94 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 181g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240942184
  • 9781240942183