The history of a doll containing its origin and progress through life, with the various calamities that befel it by Johnson, R.

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Published by Printed and sold by H. Ranlet in Exeter [N.H.] .

Written in English

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Statementby Nancy Meanwell
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 916
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination31 p.
Number of Pages31
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Open LibraryOL15070357M

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