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A ghost story

A ghost story

a drama in two acts

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Published by J. Miller in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Thomas James Serle
SeriesEnglish and American drama of the nineteenth century
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination38 p
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15158057M

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