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Milton. by James Holly Hanford

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Published by Appleton-Century-Crofts in New York .
Written in English


  • Milton, John, 1608-1674 -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

StatementCompiled by James Holly Hanford, assisted by Charles W. Crupi.
SeriesGoldentree bibliographies
LC ClassificationsZ8578 .H35
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 63 p.
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5994781M
LC Control Number66026463

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