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The sea-fight

Charles Shillito

The sea-fight

an elegiac poem, from Henry to Laura. Founded on an original correspondence between the parties, in the year 1759. Written at sea. By Charles Shillito.

by Charles Shillito

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Published by printed for J.Dodsley in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 4846, no. 07).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4846, no. 07.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination24p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16975317M

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