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Published by Edwards in Salisbury .
Written in English


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Other titlesJan Ridley"s new wife.
StatementBy the author of the "Wiltshire rhymes and tales" (i.e. Edward Slow).
ContributionsWiltshire rhymes and tales, author of.
The Physical Object
Pagination260 p. :
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19386331M

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