The illustrious French lovers

being the true histories of the amours of several French persons of quality. ... Written originally in French, and translated into English by Mrs. P. Aubin. In two volumes.
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  • English
printed for D. Midwinter, A. Bettesworth and C. Hitch, J. and J. Pemberton, R. Ware [and 6 others in London] , London
SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4754, no. 03.
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL17045107M

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