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The vicar of Wakefield.

Oliver Goldsmith

The vicar of Wakefield.

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Published by T.Y. Crowell & co. .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Clergy -- Fiction.,
    • Children of clergy -- Fiction.,
    • Poor families -- Fiction.,
    • Abduction -- Fiction.,
    • Prisoners -- Fiction.,
    • England -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      GenreFiction.
      ContributionsDobson, Austin, 1840-1921, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.G58 V24, PR3490 V24
      The Physical Object
      Pagination280 p.
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6904431M
      LC Control Number01008253
      OCLC/WorldCa355249


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