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The Prussian campaign, a poem

William Dobson

The Prussian campaign, a poem

celebrating the atchievements of Frederick the Great, in the years 1756-57. By William Dobson, LLB.

by William Dobson

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Published by printed for R. Manby, and sold by J. Pridden, and M. Cooper in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 1636, no. 08).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1636, no. 08.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[2],26p.
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16978665M

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